PE  Excellere Partners

     Office Locations:

3033 East First Avenue, Suite #700
Denver, CO 80206
Phone: 303-765-2400
Fax: 303-765-2411



  • Middle Market



  • Business Services
  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Education & Training
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Manufacturing & Industrial



    Excellere Partners is a Denver-based private equity investment firm, specializing in partnering with middle-market entrepreneurs and management teams through majority recapitalizations and management buyouts. With $730 million of committed capital under management across its two funds, Excellere targets industry niches that are positioned to benefit from favorable macro-economic and demographic trends and consolidation. Excellere Partners has launched its second fund, Excellere Fund II, with $465 million. The firm seeks partnerships with growing, entrepreneurial companies that generate EBIDTA of at least $4 million annually, and operate within one of Excellere's targeted industries: Healthcare, Industrial Technology & Services, Specialty Foods, Education & Training, and Business Services.



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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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    Brad Cornell Principal
    David L. Kessenich Managing Partner
    Eric Mattson Principal
    John Lanier Partner
    Justin Unertl Vice President


    Portfolio companies include:

      Advanced Infusion Solutions
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      Anesthesia Medical Group
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      ASI Government
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      Integrated Petroleum Technologies
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      MedTech College
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      Personable Insurance
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      U.S. Water Services
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