PE  Monroe Capital

     Office Locations:

311 South Wacker Drive, Suite 6400
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: 312-258-8300
Fax: 312-258-8350



  • Middle Market



  • Business Services
  • Communications & Networking
  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Defense & Homeland Security
  • Education & Training
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Retail & Restaurant
  • Software & Internet
  • Transportation & Distribution



    Monroe Capital, founded in 2004, is a leader in the middle market and lower middle market investment community. Monroe has more than 50 investment professionals averaging over 15 years of direct investing experience. With approximately $1.9 billion of committed and managed capital under management, Monroe has been one of the most active investors in the middle market, investing more than $2.5 billion in over 500 transactions since its inception. Based in Chicago, the firm has offices in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Atlanta, Boston, Charlotte, and Dallas. Targets include both private equity-sponsored and privately held businesses in the U.S. and Canada, with minimum EBITDA of $3 million. The firm has investment experience in a broad range of industries including manufacturing, infrastructure, distribution, business services, healthcare, technology, software, education, defense, travel, consumer goods, energy services, print and publishing, media, telecommunication and retail.



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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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    Aaron D. Peck Managing Director
    Jeremy VanDerMeid Managing Director
    Michael J. Egan EVP & Chief Credit Officer
    Theodore L. Koenig President & CEO
    Thomas C. Aronson Managing Director, Head of Originations


    Portfolio companies include:


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      LAI International
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