PE/VC  Petra Capital Partners

     Office Locations:

3825 Bedford Avenue, Suite 203
Nashville, TN 37215
Phone: 615-313-5999
Fax: 615-313-5990



  • Expansion
  • Growth
  • Middle Market



  • Business Services
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Media & Digital Media



    Founded in 1996, Petra Capital Partners is a venture capital firm engaged in providing growth capital for companies located throughout the United States. The principals of Petra have invested more than $700 million in 100 high-growth private companies over the past 20 years. The firm is currently investing out of its third fund, closed in March 2008, with $160 million of available capital. Petra invests up to $15 million per company in the form of subordinated debentures with warrants to purchase equity securities. The firm focuses its investment activity in the healthcare and information services sectors, investing in companies with revenues above $10 million and growth rates in excess of 20%. Petra has engaged in financings for growth, acquisition, buyouts and recapitalizations for both private companies and small public companies as an active minority investor. Petra focuses its investment activity in the business services and healthcare services industries. Over time the partners have developed an expertise and in-depth understanding of service industries such as business process outsourcing, healthcare, professional services, information services, media and communications.

    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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    Carol J. Collins Chief Administrative Officer
    Charles R. Webb Vice President
    COREY J. CIALEO Senior Associate
    David Fitzgerald Partner
    Douglas Owen Partner


    Portfolio companies include:

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      Salveo Specialty Pharmacy
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