FI  Stephens Group

     Office Locations:

100 River Bluff Drive, Suite 500
Little Rock, AR 72202
Phone: 501-377-3401



  • Early
  • Middle Market



  • Business Services
  • Communications & Networking
  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Media & Digital Media



    The Stephens Group, LLC is a private investment firm representing the interests of Witt Stephens, Jr. and Elizabeth S. Campbell. For more than 80 years, the Stephens family has partnered with talented managers, entrepreneurs and executive officers to help them achieve their strategic visions and build long-term value. Witt Stephens, Jr. and Elizabeth S. Campbell, assumed active roles in the family firm in 1991 and 1981, respectively. In 2006, Witt Jr. and Elizabeth sold their interest in Stephens Inc., the investment bank and established The Stephens Group, LLC, to focus on principal investing. Sectors of interest include: Energy, Energy Services & Industrials; Business Services; Consumer Services & Consumer Products; Financial Services; Healthcare; and Technology, Media & Telecommunications. The firm seeks companies with revenue of $50-$500 million and EBITDA at $7-$50 million. The firm will make initial investments of $25-$125 million.

    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 Clark Managing Director
    Allie Laborde Principal
    Bob Martin Operating Partner
    Craig Campbell Vice-Chairman
    Elizabeth S. Campbell Co-Chairman and Co-Founder


    Portfolio companies include:

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