Year in Review

NewSpring in 2021: A year of leadership and evolution

Our Firm reached new heights in 2021 thanks to the incredible support of our investors, team members, and portfolio companies.

A Year of Record Growth

In 2021 we surpassed impressive milestones...


Assets Under Management


Invested Capital

And had one of our most active years.


New Investments
189 Since Inception


105 Since Inception

2021 Deal Activity

For over 20 years, NewSpring has been dedicated to investing in lower-middle market businesses that are transforming our modern economy and helping management teams grow their companies. 2021 was no exception, having invested in 20 new companies.

We also had a record number of successful portfolio company exits, with 17 separate transactions made throughout the year.

Growing Team

We welcomed 12 new team members and announced the promotions of Hart Callahan and Kristin Lee to Partner.

Our partners shared valuable insights and advice

As active lower-middle market investors across five different strategies at NewSpring, our team shares C-level experience and domain-specific knowledge across a broad array of sectors and industries.

Finding the right talent & cultivating the next generation of
leadership at growing companies

By Lee Garber, Partner
Operating Advice

NewSpring’s Maner Predicts Strong Economic Growth,
Robust M&A for Several Years

Featuring Skip Maner, General Partner
PE Perspectives

15 Ways Fast Casual Will Change in a Post-COVID World
Featuring Patrick Sugrue, General Partner
PE Perspectives

4 investor strategies for restaurant deals this year
Featuring Satya Ponnuru, General Partner
PE Perspectives

We were recognized for our dedication to our Portfolio Companies and Employees

Our portfolio companies accomplished great feats

From winning awards to forging new partnerships, our portfolio companies continue to exceed financial and operational expectations and we're thrilled to see where 2022 takes them.

Thank you again to our investors, team members, and portfolio companies that helped shape 2021 into one of our most transformative years.

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