Daily News: June 28, 2013

High Road Capital Named 2013 Private Equity Firm of the Year

High Road Capital Partners was named 2013 Private Equity Firm of the Year at the Third Annual ACG New York Champion’s Awards Gala, held at the Metropolitan Club in New York City. The awards, presented by the M&A Advisor and ACG New York, recognize outstanding achievements in middle-market deal making.

High Road’s managing partner, Robert Fitzsimmons, accepted the award on the firm’s behalf. “We are honored to be selected by our colleagues and peers for this prestigious award from a great group of finalists,” said Fitzsimmons. “To be recognized in this fashion is a testament to our team’s commitment to working with management to build market leading companies.”

High Road Capital Partners was selected as the winner from a group of six finalists. ACG New York Members voted for Firm of the Year winners.

High Road has completed 24 transactions, comprising 22 acquisitions — ten platform investments and 12 add-on acquisitions — and two exits since its founding in 2007.

High Road Capital Partners is a private equity firm focused on smaller middle-market transactions.