Our partners are highly experienced operating managers and entrepreneurs, willing to be constructive and helpful to the management teams running the companies in our portfolio. Our investments are concentrated in the Southeast and Texas in order to facilitate a healthy interaction between portfolio company managers and Antares' partners. We have a broad background in a variety of industries and business models.
We look for firms that have an opportunity to deploy capital on an efficient basis to significantly alter their growth trajectory and create value for the founders, managers, and owners of the businesses.
Candidates for investment should have good management teams in place, established sales, and serve large and growing markets. There are no industry restrictions with the exclusion of real estate, distribution, franchisees, and mineral exploration projects.