PE  Kelly Capital

     Office Locations:

12730 High Bluff Drive, Suite 250
San Diego, CA 92130
Phone: 619-687-5000
Fax: 619-687-5010



  • Middle Market



  • Business Services
  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Financial Services
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Real Estate & Construction
  • Retail & Restaurant



    Kelly Capital is a private equity firm seeking investments in asset-based businesses, real estate properties and debt across the United States. Since inception, the firm and its controlled, affiliate companies have completed over $3 billion in transactions as principal investors. Kelly Capital acts as either principal investor or strategic partner within its investments. The firm does not limit its investment criteria based on transaction size, geography, industry, or public/private status and will consider additional, add-on acquisition candidates of all sizes. Within its company acquisitions group, Kelly Capital prefers enterprise values of up to $300 million, control transactions, and bankrupt companies. Within its debt acquisitions group, Kelly Capital makes individual loans from $100K to $100M, as well as portfolio purchases from $10M to $500M.



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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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    Brenda Johnson Project Accountant
    Eric Lofgran Vice President
    Greg Bowen Chief Financial Officer
    Joe Thomas Senior Vice President
    Luke Kosters Assistant General Counsel


    Portfolio companies include:

      Atlantic Envelope
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      Earl Scheib
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      Fat City

      Hyatt Andaz Hotel
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      National Service Industries

      The Bitter End


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