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Private Equity – October 2022 Investment Trends

While the most prolific PE investment sectors for October 2022 were Manufacturing and Software, we wanted to highlight some more specialized sectors this month as well.

The trending (more specialized) private equity investment sectors for October 2022 were Energy Services, Healthcare Services, Pharma – Contract Research Organization, and Food Manufacturing.

Sample transactions for each category are highlighted below.

Energy Services

Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec invested in Shizen Energy (Fukuoka City, Japan), a builder of renewable energy power plants.

Global Infrastructure Partners invested in Atlas Renewable Energy (Miami, FL, US), an independent renewable energy developer.

Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners invested in InterEnergy (London, UK), a provider of efficient, clean, and cost-effective energy across the Caribbean and Latin America.

Healthcare Services

Lee Equity Partners invested in Bradford Health Services (Birmingham, AL, UK), a substance use disorder treatment provider in the Southeast.

HCAP Partners invested in IronRod Health (Phoenix, AZ, US), a healthcare services company that delivers premium cardiac device services via remote monitoring, in-clinic follow-ups, and hospital services.

Tacoma Holdings invested in Frontpoint Health (McLean, VA, US), a healthcare services company providing home health, hospice, palliative, and personal care.

Pharma – Contract Research Organization

RC Capital invested in Cognitive Research Corporation (St. Petersburg, FL, US), a full-service, therapeutically-focused Contract Research Organization (CRO) specializing in the central nervous system sector.

Signet Healthcare Partners invested in LAXAI (Hyderabad, IN), a vertically integrated small molecule contract research, development, and manufacturing organization.

Twin Bridge Capital Partners invested in Alcanza Clinical Research (Methuen, MA, US), a clinical research site network providing services aimed at increasing patient accessibility for clinical trials.

Food Manufacturer

Mubadala Investment Company invested in TruFood (Pittsburgh, PA, US), a snack food contract manufacturer.

Green Arrow Capital invested in Richetti (Catania, Italy), a producer of chilled dairy snacks.

Pacific Avenue Capital Partners invested in Sunrich (Crookston, MN, US), a provider of farm-to-product sunflower seeds, chickpeas, and other nutritious snacks.

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