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ACON Investments is a middle-market private equity investment firm led by a cohesive team that has been investing together for nearly 20 years. We partner with management teams to create value through separate funds for our investors across a wide range of industries in the U.S. and in Latin America. Founded in 1996, ACON is responsible for managing approximately $4.4 billion of assets with a diverse portfolio of companies spanning over 55 investments.Learn more »
We are committed to creating value for our investors by embracing complexity and working with our management partners to build stronger companies. We have made successful private equity investments through a variety of economic cycles. Our U.S. investment team has a disciplined focus on growth and operational improvements as the primary tools towards value creation.Learn more »
ACON has a proven track record investing throughout Latin America, where our team shares complementary backgrounds, skills and credibility. We have been executing private equity and structured quasi-equity investments in Latin America for nearly 20 years. We have invested throughout the business cycles in 29 businesses across 10 countries and understand the dynamics of these evolving markets.Learn more »
Funko, founded in 1998 and located in Everett, Washington, is a leading provider and innovator of branded pop culture products. Funko has built entrenched and long-term relationships with a diverse base of 100+ studio/content providers and an expansive library of 250+ properties. Funko’s products are available through multiple retail outlets including specialty stores, mass-market retailers, e-commerce, international and direct-to-consumer. ACON acquired Funko in October 2015.
ACON has a successful track record investing in value irrespective of overall macroeconomic trends. We evaluate long-term economic trends seeking industries that stand to benefit. Within these industries, we identify niche markets that offer competitive advantages and embrace complex situations as a means to uncover hidden value.