Private Equity


Providence is a leading private equity firm specializing in investments in the media, communications, education and information industries.

Private Equity

Having invested in more than 160 companies over our 29-year history, Providence is one of the world’s premier private equity firms and a leading investor specialized in the media, communications, education and information industries.

From offices in Providence, New York and London, our team actively seeks investment opportunities predominantly in North America and Western Europe. We partner with companies across different stages in their development, from growth capital and complex recapitalizations of family-owned businesses to large buyouts and take-privates. We employ a variety of financing structures and target equity investments. We serve on company boards and work collaboratively with company management. From broadband to broadcast, music to sports, wireline to wireless, and bricks to online, we bring unparalleled industry, financial, operational and leadership expertise to each of our portfolio companies.

Meet the Team