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About Us

PEI is a specialist in small private equity secondary purchases, typically less than $30 million in net asset value, of mature venture capital, growth equity, mezzanine and buyout fund interests and portfolios of direct privately held companies.

The scope of PEI’s secondary business includes:

  • Acquiring limited partnership interests
  • Purchasing direct private holdings
  • Restructuring funds
  • Executing financial institution or corporate spin-outs

PEI also has primary investment capabilities in venture capital, growth equity and buyout funds at the time of their origination.

PEI’s investors include major fund managers, corporations, endowments, foundations and family offices.

PEI’s investment professionals have an average of 17 years of private equity experience and have worked together through multiple investment cycles. This experience — coupled with the breadth of solutions that PEI can provide for LPs, GPs, corporate venture programs and fund managers — makes PEI the dependable choice for private equity liquidity needs.

Quick Facts

Year Founded: 1992
Headquarters: New York
Geographic Focus: US

PEI Transaction History

LP Interests Purchased 290+
Funds Restructured 6
Funds Wound Down 10
FoFs Wound Down 12

Tender Offers 5
Asset Purchases 35
# of Underlying Cos 2,200+
# of Fund Groups 130

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References in this website to "PEI," "PEI Funds," and the "firm," shall mean Private Equity Investors, Inc. This website contains general information about Private Equity Investors, Inc. This website is not an offer of securities or an offer to invest in any fund or other investment vehicle managed or advised by Private Equity Investors, Inc.