Private equity firms play a very big role in the development of businesses all over the world. They come in handy regarding company expansion, when they need additional operating capital, when they need advice on how to handle challenges and many more. CCMP Capital is one of the most respected global private equity firms. It operates in the North American and Europe regions and it invests between $100 million and $500 million of equity per transaction in companies that range between $250 million to $2 billion in size. The company helps in taking public companies private, helping developing businesses grow as well as equalizing capital structures that are over levered.
The firm’s deep industry expertise and knowledge are a direct product of its many years transaction experience in not less than four different industry sectors. It has invested in the sectors over long periods even in times when different market conditions have been prevailing. CCMP’s deep understanding of the specific opportunities and deep understanding has established it as a reputable partner of choice among the managers of prospective portfolio companies.
The firm operates in four different industry sectors namely healthcare, industries, chemicals and consumers and retail. In consumer and retail only, the firm has invested more than $7.6 billion for the 31 years it has been operational. In the industries sector, it has managed to invest more than $4 billion while in the healthcare sector it has invested $1.6 billion.
The company by Steve Murray is well respected when matters related to operational enhancement are concerned. It has the best proprietary operating resources. The firm is composed of full-time partners who have extensive operating histories as well as seasoned executive advisers with over 30 years of top class management experience. The firm’s approach to operational enhancement plays a very integral role in helping companies achieve better value creation in a much shorter time span.
The firm is proud to have earned the trust of many of the world’s most established and successful limited partners. Its investors include a wide variety of public and public corporate funds, sovereign wealth funds, foundations and endowments, funds of funds as well as investors with a high net-worth.
CCMP Capital suffered a major set-back in 2015 when it lost Steve Murray, its President and Chief Executive Officer through a sudden illness. Steve was among the longest serving members of the firm and has been very instrumental in its growth as well.
He will be missed by his colleagues at work, family and friends for his hardworking spirit, passion and a philanthropic heart. Steve Murray was among the best known private equity investors on Pehub.com who also had the heart to give to the society as well. He used to sit on many company boards until he passed on.