PE  Svoboda Capital Partners

     Office Locations:

One North Franklin Street, Suite 1500
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: 312-267-8750
Fax: 312-267-6025



  • Middle Market



  • Business Services
  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Transportation & Distribution



    Founded 1998, Svoboda Capital Partners (SC) (formerly known as Svoboda, Collins) is a Chicago-based private equity firm that invests in and helps build value-added distribution, business services, and consumer products businesses. SC manages $250 million of committed capital which it invests in middle market companies either through management buyouts, leveraged recapitalizations or growth equity investments. Prospective targets typically have $10 to $100 million in revenue and $3 to $15 million in EBITDA. SC typically makes investments of $10 to $25 million per company as the sole investor, or in partnership with other private equity firms.



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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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    Andrew B. Albert Managing Director & Operating Partner
    Jeffrey S. Piper Principal
    John A. Svoboda Co-Founder & Senior Managing Director
    Joseph D. Thomas Vice President
    Peter M. Gotsch Managing Director


    Portfolio companies include:

      Austin Logistics
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      Blake & Pendleton
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      Border Construction Specialties
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      Cape Electrical Supply
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      Databank IMX
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      Monroe Engineering
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      Nth Degree
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      Optronics Products
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      SPS Commerce
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      Ward Adhesives
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      World Data Products
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