VSS is a private investment firm that invests in the information, business services, healthcare and education industries. Since 1987, VSS has partnered with lower middle-market companies working closely with management teams, providing flexible capital solutions to drive growth. VSS has the ability to invest control or non-control capital, based on the needs of the company’s objectives.

Companies

Add on Acquisitions

Transaction Value

Capital

Strategy and Criteria

VSS focuses on key growth industries in the lower middle-market where transformative technology is empowering innovative business solutions.

VSS seeks to invest in and build value in established companies which are well-positioned for sustainable growth.  Our flexible and creative capital solutions are used to finance growth initiatives, add-ons acquisitions, and majority and minority recapitalizations. Through close engagement with owners and managements teams, we leverage our industry experience, financial expertise, and contacts to help grow and improve the business.

Flexible Capital

Mezzanine, Subordinated Debt, Preferred Equity, Common Equity

Use of Proceeds

Growth Capital, Acquisitions, Recapitalizations, Management buyouts, Buyouts of non-active partners, Shareholder liquidity

$1 – $25mm

EBITDA

$10 – $50mm

Investment Range

Industry Expertise

VSS maintains a focus on those sectors and investments where technology can transform traditional, high-demand businesses. Our fund’s focus is on Business Services, Healthcare, Information, and Education, all economically vital industries, which address important growth sectors for the economy.

Business Services

  • Business Process Outsourcing
  • Business Operations Software
  • Human Resource Services
  • Financial Processing Services
  • Technology-Enabled Business Services
  • Hosting & Data Centers

Healthcare (IT and Services)

  • Intelligence, Analytics & Benchmarking
  • Decision Support Software
  • Population Health Management
  • RCM, Practice Management Software & EHRS
  • PPMs, MCOs & Multi-Site Providers
  • Behavioral Health & Substance Abuse

Information

  • Financial, Credit & Economic
  • Governance, Risk & Compliance
  • Legal, Regulatory & Tax
  • Scientific & Technical
  • Research & Development

Education

  • College and K-12 Digital Content
  • Education Technology & Services
  • Distance Learning
  • Specialty Training & Certification

Portfolio

TEAM

Team

Our senior team has worked collaboratively with eighty-five portfolio companies assisting with 350 add-ons for close to thirty years. Our seasoned professionals bring together a wealth of financial, operational, and industry expertise and a commitment to rigorous, informed dialogue to devise the best outcomes for each investment at every stage in the growth process.

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News & Media

  • VSS Announces Investment in Ascent Behavioral Health
    February 19, 2020
    Investment Provides Capital to Support Next Phase of Growth for Adolescent Behavioral Health Services Provider NEW YORK – FEBRUARY 19, 2020 – Veronis Suhler Stevenson (“VSS”), a private investment firm investing in the healthcare, information,...
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  • VSS Portfolio Company Quatrro Business Support Services Acquires Vanderloo Financial Services
    February 13, 2020
    Augments Quatrro’s Strong Presence in North America and its Existing Support for Non-For-Profit Organizations NEW YORK – FEBRUARY 13, 2020 – Veronis Suhler Stevenson (“VSS”), a private investment firm investing in the healthcare, information, business...
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  • VSS Portfolio Company Endo1 Partners in the News
    February 10, 2020
    Group Dentistry Now Emerging Dental Groups to Watch in 2020 Published: January 30, 2020 Endo1 Partners provides comprehensive knowledge, resources and shared back office support to endodontists across the country through an Endodontic Partnership Organization (“EPO”). In...
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  • VSS Announces Investment in Endo1 Partners
    December 10, 2019
    New Investment Supports Endo1’s Strong Growth Trajectory and Marks VSS’ Tenth Investment in Healthcare NEW YORK – DECEMBER 10, 2019 – Veronis Suhler Stevenson (“VSS”), a private investment firm investing in the healthcare, information, business...
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Contact

390 Park Avenue
13th Floor
New York, NY 10022
(212) 935-4990
Investor Relations
Lacey Mehran
(212) 381-8455
mehranl@vss.com