FOF  Capital Z Investment Partners

     Office Locations:

142 West 57th Street, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10019
Phone: 212-965-2400
Fax: 212-965-2301



  • Middle Market



  • Financial Services



    Capital Z Investment Partners (CZIP) has invested $2.8 billion in over 40 transactions in the United States and Europe, as an alternative investment sponsor. The firm was founded in 1990 and has offices in New York, London, and Hong Kong. CZIP is a fund of funds investing in private equity funds, hedge funds, and structured products while assuming a meaningful minority interest in the management companies of such vehicles. CZIP invests across the spectrum of the financial services industry, including insurance, depositories, specialty finance, securities, asset managers and services. CZIP evaluates hundreds of investment strategies each year and partners with only a select number of fund managers who share the firm's philosophy of long-term value creation. The target investment size ranges from $25 million to $75 million from its committed capital base and co-investors. CZIP seeks to invest in leading alternative asset managers across the United States, Europe, Asia, and Latin America.



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    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Bharath Subramanian Partner
    Bradley E. Cooper Managing Partner
    Jonathan D. Kelly Partner
    Lauri Testani Controller
    Robert A. Spass Managing Partner


    Portfolio companies include:

      Accredited Home Lenders
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      Argo Group
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      British Marine Holdings
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      Brookdale Senior Living
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      Catlin Group
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      Endurance Specialty Insurance
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      Jelf Group
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      Lancashire Holdings
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      MountainView Capital
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      National Re Corporation
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      NewStar Financial
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      Opportunity Bancshares
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      Permanent General Company
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      S.A.C. Re Holdings
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      SBJ Group Limited
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      Transport Holdings
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      Unionamerica Insurance Company
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      Universal American Financial
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      USI Holdings
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