PE  Prophet Equity

     Office Locations:

1460 Main Street, Suite 200
Southlake, TX 76092
Phone: 817-898-1500
Fax: 817-898-1509



  • Middle Market



  • Business Services
  • Defense & Homeland Security
  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Manufacturing & Industrial



    Prophet Equity is a private equity firm that focuses on lower and middle market companies, targeting strong businesses with significant value creation potential, such as those found in partnerships, corporate carve-outs, divestitures and non-strategic businesses of larger companies. Representative transactions include special situations, succession planning, recapitalizations, reorganizations, turnarounds, acquisitions, mergers and bankruptcies. Prophet Equity makes equity investments of $5 million to $50 million in companies with annual sales up to $500 million and enterprise values between $10 million and $250 million. The firm has managed approximately $300 million of control equity in entities with over $2.5 billion in revenue. Prophet Equity has experience working with industries such as Automotive & Transportation, Business & Consumer Services, Defense & Aerospace, Distribution, Healthcare, Manufacturing, and Natural Resources & Energy.



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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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    Ben Eakes Managing Director
    Brian Hegi Managing Director
    Charles Collie Managing Director
    David Rex Senior Counsel and Managing Director
    John P. Tatum Managing Director


    Portfolio companies include:

      Ace Asphalt
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      Acton Mobile
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      Allegiance Crane
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      Altec Lansing
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      Avega Systems
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      Chief Supply/Law Enforcement Supply
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      CID Resources
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      Cummings Signs
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      Francis Drilling Fluids
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      Hatch Stamping Company
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      HLI Energy Services
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      Keywell Metals
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      Tafford Uniforms
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      WM Coffman
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