Kilmer Capital Partners is a leader in making private equity investments in small to mid-sized businesses undergoing periods of rapid growth, significant change or ownership transition.

Our team of investment managers have a long history of partnering with management teams with vision. We have built a successful track record backing Canada's strongest business leaders to effect plans that transform their businesses from entrepreneurially-run, small to mid-sized Canadian companies, to professionally run national and international success stories.

In addition to providing capital, we'll roll up our sleeves and assist management when requested. Our long history as owners and investors in Canada is reflected in the quality of our collective relationships and experiences which we bring to every opportunity for the benefit of our management partners. Furthermore, our in-house human resources, accounting, tax, legal, treasury and due diligence capabilities are often leveraged by our portfolio companies.

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Executive Affiliate Program

Kilmer partners with executives in targeted industries in order to provide increased strategic value to its management partners. We are focused in the areas of Food, Health and Wellness, Consumer and Industrial Products and later-stage IT.

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Portfolio Company News

Kilmer Capital portfolio company Altasciences recently acquired Vince and Associates of Overland Park, Kansas, which manages early development clinical drug trials.

McGregor Industries

McGregor Industries Inc. is a leading designer, marketer and distributor of men’s and women’s hosiery and high-end loungewear. The company’s products are sold via all of the key retail channels for apparel in over 35 countries worldwide. The company maintains many longstanding customer relationships and licensee relationships. In addition to sales under the company’s own McGregor, American Essentials and Happyfoot registered trademarks, the company also markets its products under a number of highly recognized licensed brands, including Calvin Klein, Claiborne, Nike and Tommy Hilfiger.

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Tribal Sportswear

Tribal Sportswear is a leading designer, importer and merchandiser of fashionable, value-priced women’s sportswear and denim. Based in Montreal, Quebec, the company specializes in the design, sourcing, merchandising and distribution of both branded and dedicated branded apparel including pants, shorts, capris, blouses, camisoles, sweaters, suits and jackets. Tribal’s customers include major regional and national department store chains as well as over 2,300 independent retailers across North America.

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