PE  River Capital

     Office Locations:

4200 Northside Parkway, Building 14, Suite 250
Atlanta, GA 30327
Phone: 404-873-2166



  • Middle Market



  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Transportation & Distribution



    Founded in 1983, River Capital is an Atlanta-based private investment firm that provides capital for management buyouts, recapitalizations and the growth capital needs of well-established middle market companies. Typically, the firm invests in transactions with purchase prices of $10 million to $50 million. River Capital is one of the oldest firms of its type in the Southeast and has acquired or invested in companies in a broad range of industries with combined revenues of $600 million. Typically, River invests $3-10 million, and is capable of investing in excess of $10 million per transaction in the fields of light manufacturing, distribution, and selected service industries. River Capital does not invest in companies involved in real estate, oil and gas, or financial services. The firm prefers Southeastern investments but will consider other opportunities. River Capital has a 30-year track record of helping management partners create value.



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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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    Angela Kennedy Office Manager and Executive Assistant
    Bryan M. Wethington Vice President
    Jerry D. Wethington President and Managing Principal


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