Compass has a dedicated private equity team focused on secondary direct transactions. This comprises acquiring portfolios of assets from financial institutions and corporations.


Compass has built a transatlantic franchise with a seasoned team of transaction and operating partners who have completed transactions in excess of $2.7 billion, of which $1 billion represents secondary directs.


Compass’ record of proven financial and operating skills together with strong relationships with both blue chip investors and lending sources make us uniquely placed to capitalize on these opportunities.


Compass provides bespoke and flexible solutions for vendors and stakeholders with the ability to provide full or partial exits from legacy illiquid positions.


Compass has the ability to deliver exit solutions in complex deal environments.


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Investment Strategy


Compass acquires portfolios of assets from:


  • Private Equity Funds
  • Corporations
  • Hedge Funds
  • Banks and Debt Funds


Deals typically include at least three businesses and deal size ranges from $100 million to $800 million.