Providence is a leading private equity firm specializing in investments in the media, communications, education and information industries.
Having invested in more than 180 companies over our 30-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.
Our objective is to build extraordinary companies that will shape the future of the media, communications, education and information industries and will create attractive returns for our investors.Learn More
With one of the largest teams of private equity investors dedicated to the media, communications, education and information industries, Providence combines geographic reach with deep domain expertise.Learn More