A History of
Transformational Investing


Creating Value Driven By Dislocation

ACON Investments is a private equity investment firm led by a cohesive team that has been investing together for over 28 years. We are focused on finding and creating opportunities at the intersection of Sector and Situation, all through the lens of Strategic Sustainability, which allows us to achieve both sustainable outcomes and strong financial returns. We have developed deep expertise across the Consumer, Industrials and Business Services sectors, and we identify situations in which we are able to create value through brand repositioning, industry consolidation, corporate carveouts or as the first institutional capital for family-owned businesses. Since our founding in 1996, ACON has managed approximately $7.0 billion across 82 platform investments and 133 add-on acquisitions.

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Core Industries

Building Industry Leaders in Durable Sectors

At ACON, we analyze long-term economic and market trends that are positioned to drive growth in our industries of focus. Within these sectors, we identify niche areas in which we have a competitive advantage and the ability to embrace complexity to uncover hidden value. Our core industries of focus include Consumer, Industrials and Business Services.

Unlocking Value At Inflection Points