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Provider of Debt Financing Solutions to Private Equity-Backed Transactions

Comprehensive Solutions

We are a fully integrated debt solutions provider, targeting private equity backed middle-market transactions. We offer a full array of debt alternatives, from first lien term debt and unitranche facilities to second lien, mezzanine, and preferred equity.

Disciplined Investment Philosophy

We employ a credit-intensive, loss-avoidance philosophy, that strives for consistent performance and preservation of capital. We aim to produce steady cash distributions, low volatility, and attractive returns via portfolios of money good loans.

Our Approach

Relationship Driven

Adams Street has provided capital to private equity sponsors for more than 40 years. Our history and longstanding relationships provide us with a unique knowledge advantage.

Flexible Mandate

Moving up and down the capital structure allows us to focus on the tranche that we believe offers the best risk/return proposition. We believe the ability to maneuver strategically in changing market environments helps our investments perform more consistently and makes them less dependent on vintage year.

A Reliable Partner

The flexible nature of our mandate allows us to be a value-add and reliable partner, focusing on the corporate finance needs of the issuer and offering a debt package custom-tailored for a specific transaction.

Experienced Lending Team with Advantage of Scale

Experienced Team

Senior members of our Private Credit Team have an average of more than 15 years of private markets experience and have successfully invested more than $6 billion in private equity-backed middle-market transactions across various cycles.

Integrated and Differentiated Platform

Strategically integrated private equity-focused platform with differentiated and proprietary deal sourcing capabilities. As part of a globally integrated team of more than 80 investment professionals, we leverage shared insights and 250+ general partner relationships to create significant incremental deal flow.

Meet Our Team

Recent transactions
Joint Lead Arranger

1st Lien Term Loan Add-on Financing

Acquisition financing for:
Joint Lead Arranger & Joint Bookrunner

1st Lien Term Loan Add-on Financing

Acquisition financing for:
Joint Lead Arranger, Joint Bookrunner, & Administrative Agent

1st Lien Term Loan Add-on Financing

Acquisition financing for:
Lead Arranger

Revolver, 1st Lien Term Loan, & DDTL

To support the buyout of:

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