Company Overview of Golden Gate Capital
Golden Gate Capital is a private equity and venture capital firm specializing in investments in seed/startup, early venture, mid venture, late venture, turnaround, middle market, leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, restructuring, corporate extractions, carve-outs, distressed, bankruptcy restructurings, refinancing, public-to-private transactions, public equities, going private transactions, build-ups, add-on acquisitions, and growth equity investments. The firm seeks to invest in sectors including semiconductors, Semiconductor Equipment and Devices, sensors, industrials, business and information services, electronics, software, technology hardware, Electronic hardware, business services, r...
One Embarcadero Center
San Francisco, CA 94111
Founded in 2000
Key Executives for Golden Gate Capital
Executive Vice President of Finance and General Counsel
Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.
Golden Gate Capital Key Developments
Sycamore Partners Reportedly Mulls Acquisition Of Stakes In Belk
Jul 2 15
Sycamore Partners reportedly is seeking acquisition of stakes in Belk Inc. (OTCBB:BLKI.B). Sycamore Partners is preparing an offer for Belk Inc. that could value the U.S. department store chain at between $3 billion and $3.5 billion, including debt, and become the buyout firm's largest deal, people familiar with the matter said on July 2, 2015. Sycamore Partners is in the process of finalizing financing arrangements for a potential acquisition of Belk, the people said. The family that owns Belk is expected to make a decision on whether to sell the company this month, the people added. Private equity firms TPG Capital, L.P., KKR & Co. L.P. (NYSE:KKR), Bain Capital, LLC and Golden Gate Capital considered offers for Belk earlier, according to the people. The sources asked not to be identified because the sale process is confidential. Sycamore, Belk, TPG, KKR, Bain and Golden Gate declined to comment. In the fiscal year that ended January 31 2015, Belk generated revenue of $4.1 billion.
Golden Gate Capital And Other Investors Reportedly Mulls Acquisition Of Pep Boys
May 19 15
Golden Gate Capital and other investors are reportedly seeking acquisition of Pep Boys - Manny, Moe & Jack (NYSE:PBY). ‘Private-equity firm Golden Gate Capital and other suitors have recently expressed interest in buying the auto-parts and services retailer,” according to people familiar with the matter. “Pep Boys is not working with an investment bank on a sale and currently in not in negotiations with any of the parties,” one of the people said. It is not clear whether the company wants to sell and a deal is far from certain.
Golden Gate Capital Is Reportedly In Talks To Buy Ann
May 6 15
Golden Gate Capital is in advanced one-on-one negotiations to acquire ANN INC. (NYSE:ANN), in a deal that could value it at around $2 billion, according to people familiar with the matter. A deal could come together as early as next week should the negotiations prove successful, the people said on May 6, 2015. There is no certainty that a deal will be reached, the people cautioned. ANN would consider an offer in the low $40-per-share-range, the people said, declining to reveal how much Golden Gate was offering. The people asked not to be identified because the talks are confidential. Representatives for ANN and Golden Gate declined to comment, reported Reuters.
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