PE  Three Cities Research

     Office Locations:

135 East 57th Street, 15-103
New York, NY 10022
Phone: 212-838-9660
Fax: 212-980-1142



  • Middle Market



  • Business Services
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Retail & Restaurant



    Formed in 1976, Three Cities Research is a New York-based private equity firm with approximately $700 million of funds under management. For more than three decades TCR has been investing in a wide variety of industries, including industrial manufacturing, distribution, apparel, publishing, services and retailing. The firm's investment focus is on businesses that are substantially underperforming their potential. Presently, the firm is investing the $452 million Three Cities Funds III, which was organized in 1999. TCR seeks to invest $20 million to $200 million. TCR does not invest in high technology, natural resources, or regulated industries, and chooses to focus on companies that are underperforming their potential.

    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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    Christian Schwarz
    Christopher Erickson
    J. William Uhrig Managing Partner
    Jason Stein
    John Degenstein


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