GTCR Wins Private Equity Firm of the Year Award

November 15, 2017

Global M&A Network Honors GTCR with Top Award November 14, 2017 - New York City - Global M&A Network recently announced the winners of the 9th Annual M&A Atlas Awards at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in New …

GTCR Announces Partnership with Joe Kaplan as SPS CEO

October 30, 2017

CHICAGO, IL - October 23, 2017 GTCR, a leading private equity firm, announced today that Joe Kaplan has assumed the role of Chief Executive Officer of Sage Payment Solutions, Inc. (“SPS” or the “Company”). In August 2017, GTCR completed the acquisition …

GTCR Closes $5.25 Billion Buyout Fund

October 30, 2017

CHICAGO, IL - October 10, 2017  Leading Private Equity Firm Exceeds Target GTCR today announced the final closing of its twelfth buyout fund, GTCR Fund XII, with $5.25 billion of limited partner capital commitments. The fund, with a target of $4.5 billion, was quickly …

GTCR Announces Second Partnership with Phil Spencer and Rod Siemers to Form Mega Broadband Investments

October 30, 2017

CHICAGO, IL - October 2, 2017  Successful Cable Veterans to Build New Broadband Provider through Acquisitions and Organic Growth Initiatives GTCR, a leading private equity firm, today announced that it has entered into a second partnership with Phil Spencer and Rod Siemers …

GTCR Promotes John Kos and Jeff Heh to Principal

October 30, 2017

CHICAGO, IL - September 27, 2017  GTCR, a leading Chicago-based private equity firm, recently named John Kos and Jeff Heh as Principals of the firm. Mr. Kos joined GTCR in 2006 as an Associate and became a Vice President in the firm’s Healthcare …

GTCR Announces Acquisition of Majority Stake in Simpli.fi

October 30, 2017

CHICAGO, IL – August 31, 2017 GTCR to Support Growth of Leading Workflow Platform for Local Programmatic Advertising GTCR, a leading private equity firm, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire a majority stake in Simplifi Holdings, Inc. …

GTCR Announces Expansion of Optimal Blue Network through Comergence Acquisition

May 31, 2017

CHICAGO, IL - May 30, 2017 GTCR, a leading private equity firm, announced today the simultaneous signing and closing of the acquisition of Comergence Compliance Monitoring (“Comergence”) by Optimal Blue. Comergence is a leading SaaS mortgage technology business, and its network-based …

GTCR Announces Strategic Investment in Vivid Seats

May 31, 2017

CHICAGO, IL – May 16, 2017 GTCR to Support Growth and Expansion of Leading Ticketing Marketplace GTCR, a leading private equity firm, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to make a strategic investment in Vivid Seats LLC (“Vivid Seats” …

GTCR Announces Partnership with Robert “Chip” Hance to Form Regatta Medical

April 20, 2017

CHICAGO, IL – April 20, 2017 Experienced medical device industry veteran to build new company through acquisitions and organic growth GTCR, a leading private equity firm, today announced that it has entered into a partnership with Robert "Chip" Hance to form Regatta …

Jim Bonetti Joins GTCR As Head of Capital Markets Group

February 22, 2017

CHICAGO, IL  GTCR, a leading private equity firm, announced today the addition of Jim Bonetti as Managing Director and Head of the Capital Markets Group. With a dynamically changing leverage finance landscape and increasingly complex and fragmenting equity and debt markets, …