MB  The Silverfern Group


     Office Locations:

599 Lexington Avenue 47th Floor
New York, NY 10022
Phone: 212-209-8860
Fax: +1 212 • 355 5671



  • Middle Market



  • Business Services
  • Manufacturing & Industrial



    The Silverfern Group is an independently-owned Merchant Bank focused primarily on the Private Equity Sponsor community. Silverfern specializes in originating and structuring proprietary (non-auction) buy-side Mergers & Acquisitions opportunities, and through its affiliates, Silverfern Co-Investment Partners and the Silverfern Credit Opportunities Fund, in making equity co-investments and debt investments with relationship private equity firms and corporates worldwide. Silverfern Co-Investment Partners is a proprietary private equity co-investment vehicle that seeks to make equity co-investments in the range of $25 million to $150 million per transaction (SCIP's share) with leading private equity firms in buyouts, acquisitions and recapitalizations worldwide. Silverfern Credit Opportunities Fund provides flexible financing alternatives for leading companies and financial sponsors alike, investing up and down the capital structure with wide ($25mm - $500mm+) investment latitude. In 2009 Silverfern originated over 85 proprietary transaction opportunities for its Clients, representing $38 billion of Total Enterprise Value and the opportunity to deploy over $20 billion in equity capital. Silverfern also operates Silverfern Special Opportunities, a private equity co-investment vehicle that makes growth equity co-investments in the range of $5 million to $25 million with leading private equity firms in buyouts, acquisitions and recapitalizaitons worldwide. The firm maintains offices in Amsterdam, Frankfurt, New York, and Sydney.

    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 Isikoff Managing Director
    Brooks J. Klimley Managing Director
    Clive R. Holmes Founder, Co-Managing Partner
    Deepak R. Ghosh Managing Director
    Edward M. Rimland Managing Director


    Portfolio companies include:

      APR Energy
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      Broad River
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      Carlile Bancshares
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      Club Méditerranée
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      Continental Bakeries
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      CSS Corporation
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      LocusPoint Networks
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      New Energy Venture

      O-Tex Pumping
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      Orange Capital Partners Dutch Residential Platform
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      Sequitur Energy Resources
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      Tempo RiverPark
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      Waste Services Group


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