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Company Overview of Acon Investments, L.L.C.

Company Overview

Acon Investments, L.L.C. is a private equity and venture capital firm specializing in investments in early venture, buyouts, and turnarounds in mature and middle market companies. It seeks to avoid real estate and conventional infrastructure assets. The firm also invests in companies that are facing operational distress, seeking a turnaround or a change in the corporate strategy, firms that are bankrupt or over-levered companies that stand to benefit from a financial restructuring and/or a capital infusion and firms that seek independence from their parent entities. It primarily invests in companies addressing the United States- Hispanic market and operating in the energy and energy related ...

1133 Connecticut Avenue NW

Suite 700

Washington, DC 20036

United States

Founded in 1996

Phone:

202-454-1100

Fax:

202-454-1101

Key Executives for Acon Investments, L.L.C.

Co Founder and Managing Partner
Founder and Managing Partner
Age: 49
Co-Founder and Managing Partner
Age: 67
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 49
Managing Partner
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Acon Investments, L.L.C. Key Developments

GTCR Reportedly In Advanced Talks To Acquire Fairway Outdoor Advertising

GTCR, LLC is in advanced talks to acquire Fairway Outdoor Advertising, LLC for approximately $550 million, reported Reuters citing people familiar with the matter. The people said that GTCR has partnered with Adams Outdoor Advertising, Inc. to acquire Fairway. The people cautioned that a deal could be announced in the next few days, though the negotiations with Fairway's owners, Acon Investments, L.L.C. and MidOcean Partners, have yet to be finalized. The sources asked not to be identified because the talks are confidential. GTCR, Acon and MidOcean declined to comment, while Fairway and Adams Outdoor Advertising did not respond to requests for comment by Reuters.

Igloo Seeks Acquisitions

Acon Investments LLC bought a stake in Igloo Products Corp. "Acon brings fresh capital and resources to Igloo, and their diversified portfolio and expertise provides Igloo with the ability to penetrate new markets and categories through product extensions and acquisitions," Igloo Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gary Kiedaisch said in a March 31, 2014 statement. Igloo will focus on continuing to grow in the outdoors, housewares and sporting goods markets, according to the statement.

Acon Investments, L.L.C. Presents at The 4th Annual SuperReturn Latin America 2014, Feb-21-2014 02:15 PM

Acon Investments, L.L.C. Presents at The 4th Annual SuperReturn Latin America 2014, Feb-21-2014 02:15 PM. Venue: Windsor Atlantica, Av. Atlântica, 1020 Leme, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Speakers: Andre Bhatia, Partner.

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