In 2006, The Tokarz Group Advisers LLC (TTGA) became the investment adviser to MVC Capital, Inc., which trades on the NYSE as MVC. TTGA is a registered investment adviser. We are based in Purchase, NY, with additional offices in Chicago, IL and Cincinnati, OH.
Our expertise is in making long-term debt and equity investments in lower middle-market companies to fund growth, acquisitions and recapitalizations. Our strong operational experience allows us to immerse ourselves in our portfolio companies, typically working closely with existing management teams to seek a substantial increase in value over the long term.
Our core values of involvement and collaboration have helped us build a strong and balanced portfolio. The TTGA team respects and fully utilizes our proven strategy and due diligence process while leveraging the following key attributes:
Proprietary Deal Insight: Extensive insight and access to what we believe are attractive investment opportunities.
Origination Capabilities: In-depth knowledge and an extensive network of contacts across a broad range of industries.
Strong Relationships: Private equity firms, commercial banks, investment banks, business brokers and other financial institutions that regularly bring good opportunities to us.
Proactive Value Creation: Aggressive collaboration with portfolio companies to build value through operating improvements, acquisitions and consolidation.
Flexible and Creative Structuring: Ability to originate and structure investments across the capital structure.
Diverse, Experienced Team: A multi-disciplinary team with decades of experience across a variety of business sectors.