Gallant Capital Partners, LLC, a Los Angeles, CA-based private equity firm, closed its inaugural fund, at $378m.
Investors in Fund I included public and corporate pension funds, financial institutions, insurance companies, endowments and foundations, fund-of-funds, wealth managers and family offices from North America and Europe.
Formed in 2018 and led by Jon Gimbel, Anthony Guagliano and Desmond Nugent, Gallant Capital makes control investments in sectors where its team of investment professionals has extensive experience and relationships including Technology, Aerospace & Defense, Business Services, and Industrials.
The firm deploys an operationally focused investment strategy and since its formation has completed ten investments. Fund I will continue to pursue investment opportunities where it can partner with founders and operators, as well as corporate sellers, and leverage its experience to drive operational transformations and value creation.
Park Hill Group served as placement agent and Kirkland & Ellis LLP provided legal counsel.