Investment Criteria

Six Pillars partners with businesses that generally have the following characteristics:

  • $3+ million in EBITDA
  • Management teams that:
    • Share our core values and practice servant leadership
    • Desire to retain and/or earn an ownership interest and are committed to continuing to be involved in the business
    • Want partners who have deep operating experience and have successfully led their companies through a transaction
  • Favorable long-term economics and growth potential
  • Recognize that resources in addition to capital are needed to grow the business to the next level

While Six Pillars does not specialize in a specific sector, we are focused on partnering with businesses that have a simple business model and are easy to understand. We are willing to make control and minority investments. Some industries of particular interest to us are:

  • Business services
  • Tech-enabled services
  • SaaS (Software as a Service)
  • Business process outsourcing
  • Educational and e-Learning
  • Carveouts
  • Special situations