FI  The Johnson Company

     Office Locations:

45 Rockefeller Plaza, Ste. 1814
New York, NY 10111
Phone: 212-332-7500



  • Middle Market



  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Sports & Entertainment



    The Johnson Company is the private investment company of the Johnson family. The firm was established in 1978 by Robert Wood 'Woody' Johnson IV, a former United States ambassador to the United Kingdom. He is a great-grandson of Robert Wood Johnson I (co-founder of Johnson & Johnson). Alongside his brother, Christopher, he is the owner of the New York Jets of the National Football League.

    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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    Richard Gardiner Chief Investment Officer
    Stephen Polito Senior Investment Manager


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