Alpine Investors

Alpine Investors

Alpine Investors

Date Founded



One California Street,Suite 2900,San Francisco, CA 94111-4043

Type of Company


Employees (Worldwide)



Private Equity & Venture Capital
Investment Services & Portfolio Management

Company Description

Alpine Investors seeks to invest in or acquire small- to mid-sized US-based companies with EBITDA greater than $2 million. The firm's capital is generally used to provide full or partial liquidity to entrepreneurs, family members, estates, passive investors or corporate owners. They also consider minority growth-oriented investments. Alpine Investors seeks to invest in companies that have demonstrated consistent historical growth. The firm's objective is to partner with management teams to help continue that growth and identify ways to accelerate it. They target companies with continuing management teams and cash flow of $2 million to $20 million. For companies with management teams that are transitioning out, companies should have cash flow of $2 million to $10 million. Alpine Investors looks for companies with: (1) stable or recurring revenue (2) identifiable growth opportunities (3) sustainable margins (4) high returns on invested capital and (5) significant barriers to entry. They prefer to invest in simple, understandable businesses that operate in non-cyclical industries. Though not limited to investments in any particular sector, Alpine Investors has a particular interest in the following sectors: (1) alarm monitoring (2) ATM operators (3) consumer products (4) consumer finance (5) direct marketing (6) document storage and management (7) for-profit education and training (8) gaming equipment and services (9) insurance brokers (10) niche software (11) professional employer organizations (PEOs) (12) specialty retailers and (13) wealth management.Alpine Investors seeks to structure deals that meet all parties' objectives. The firm's prior deals have included compensation in the form of cash, earn-outs, seller notes, equity rollovers and profit sharing. Transaction structures have included majority and minority investments in the form of asset purchases, stock purchases and recapitalizations. Alpine Investors has particular expertise in creating investment structures that minimize taxes and align the incentives of owners, managers and employees.

Executives & Employees


Chief Financial Officer

Fund Controller & Chief Compliance Officer





Operating Partner

Chief Executive Officer-in-Residence

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Recent Transactions
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Caleres, Inc. purchases Vionic Group LLC from Alpine Investors

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Gofundme, Inc. purchases YouCaring Dot Com LLC from Alpine Investors

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Alpine Investors purchases Exym LLC

Transaction Advisors
Investment Advisor

Advised onAlpine Investors purchases AVITRU

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Advised onAlpine Investors purchases Linx Acquisitions LLC

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Advised onCaleres, Inc. purchases Vionic Group LLC from Alpine Investors


Advised onAlpine Investors purchases Acumen, Inc. (Arizona)

Advisors & Consultants

Deloitte & Touche LLP offers auditing and consulting services. It also provides accounting, financial advisory, risk management, and tax services. The company engages in international financial reporting, assurance, advisory, tax auditing, corporate governance, risk consulting, advisory services, mergers and acquisitions, government compliance, and human capital consulting services. The company was founded on March 7, 1995 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Legal Advisor

Partner at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati PC

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Comniscient Technologies LLC engages in providing real-time market data and analysis for the telecommunications industry. The company was founded by Stephen Brodeur and Peter Wolfe in 2010 and is headquartered in Boston, MA.

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Midamerica Administrative & Retirement Solutions LLC provides employee benefit programs for the education, government and not-for-profit marketplace. It offers envoy plan and 403(b) TPA services, employer sponsored 403(b) plan, 3121 FICA alternative premier plan, APPLE plan, post employment benefit trust, special pay plan, ACA compliance reviews, flexible spending account and health reimbursement arrangement programs. The company was founded by Robert J. Georges in 1995 and is headquartered in Lakeland, FL.

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ATS of Alabama LLC owns and operates thrift stores that supports Christian ministries. It collects used clothing and household items and resell those items back to the community and share profits with local Christian-based charities. The company was founded by J. Buford Salmon in 1984 and is headquartered in Birmingham, AL.

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