PE  Tailwind

     Office Locations:

485 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10017
Phone: 212-271-3800
Fax: 212-271-4911



  • Middle Market



  • Business Services
  • Communications & Networking
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Media & Digital Media



    Tailwind focuses on growing middle market companies and is actively investing its $775 million fund. Tailwind Capital is a team of private equity professionals who joined together in 2003 to build an independent private equity firm focused on control investments in middle-market companies. Since its creation, Tailwind has managed $3.6 billion of committed equity capital, and has invested in 41 portfolio companies and over 100 add-ons. Today, Tailwind has $2.0 billion under management. Tailwind's strategy is concentrated in making control private equity investments in three target sectors: Healthcare, Media/Communications, and Business Services. The firm's target investment size is $25-$100 million of equity in companies with total enterprise values of $50-$250 million.



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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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    Adam F. Stulberger Partner
    Andrew R. Mayer Partner
    Brian S. Berkin Partner
    Caitlin B. Guinee VP
    Chee-Wei Wong Managing Director


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