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May 28, 2015 6:42 AM ET

Capital Markets

Company Overview of Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC

Company Overview

Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC is a private equity firm specializing in management buyouts of private or publicly held companies, divisions or subsidiaries of larger companies; middle market transactions; recapitalizations of family-owned or closely held companies; balance sheet restructurings; minority or structured equity investments including acquisition financings; and growth capital investments in mature companies. The firm prefers to invest in basic industries, technology, communications, consumer, financial services, healthcare, and real estate sectors. Within the basic industries sectors, it focuses on energy and power including midstream pipelines and storage terminals for the gathe...

70 West Madison

Suite 4600

Chicago, IL 60602

United States

Founded in 1992





Key Executives for Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC

Co-Chief Executive Officer
Age: 61
Co-Chief Executive Officer
Age: 58
Chairman and Co-Founder
Age: 70
Managing Director
Age: 56
Managing Director
Age: 53
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC Key Developments

Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC Presents at 7th Annual SuperReturn U.S. conference, Jun-10-2014 08:10 AM

Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC Presents at 7th Annual SuperReturn U.S. conference, Jun-10-2014 08:10 AM. Venue: Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel, 606 Congress Street, Boston, MA 02210, United States. Speakers: Samuel M. Mencoff, Co-Chief Executive Officer.

VWR Reportedly Interviewing Banks to Lead Possible 2014 IPO

VWR Funding, Inc., backed by Madison Dearborn Partners LLC, is talking with banks about an initial public offering, people familiar with the matter said. An outright sale of the company is also a possibility, one of the people said. VWR and Madison Dearborn have in recent weeks interviewed banks to lead a potential $750 million IPO, which could value the equity in the business at around $4 billion, the people familiar with the potential deal said.

Madison Dearborn Reportedly Plans IPO For Yankee Candle

Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC intends to launch an initial public offering (IPO) for YCC Holdings LLC (Yankee Candle) and has selected Bank of America Corp. and Morgan Stanley for the process, people close to the matter said. The people added that an IPO could happen in 2013.

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