PE  Chaparal Investments

     Office Locations:

11601 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 1825
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Phone: 310-272-8600
Fax: 310-272-8616



  • Middle Market



  • Financial Services
  • Real Estate & Construction
  • Retail & Restaurant
  • Sports & Entertainment



    Robert D. Beyer is Chairman of Chaparal Investments, a private investment firm and holding company. He was Chief Executive Officer and a director of The TCW Group, Inc., from 2005 until 2009. Founded in 2009, Chaparal is a private investment and holding company managing a diverse portfolio of operating, financial and real assets. Current investment activities include: Investing on both a control and non-control basis in private companies, Managing a global portfolio of public securities, and Purchasing and managing real-estate assets. Although Chaparal is experienced at investing at any stage in the company life cycle, historical transactions have favored companies with a developed product offering, near-term positive cash flow, and an executable long-term strategy. Representative transaction types include growth capital financings, industry consolidations, and recapitalizations.

    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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    Robert D. Beyer Chairman


    Portfolio companies include:

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      Forefront Capital
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      John Aaroe Group
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      Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Club
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      Skyline Financial
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      Veggie Grill
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