We believe that taking a business to new heights requires more than just capital. It requires a fresh perspective, a collaborative approach, and a shared vision of the journey to get there.
We look forward instead of down. We focus on growing a business to create value rather than extracting it. We’re in it for the long haul.
Ardenton is a global private equity corporation focused on meaningful business partnerships and long term growth. We work strategically to nurture management teams and expand into new markets, growing small companies into lasting multi-national organizations.
With an investment horizon exceeding 25 years, our unique approach is to invest in good businesses and commit to making them great with a long term perspective on value creation.
With operations across Canada, the United States, and the United Kingdom, our diverse geographical presence offers global perspective, resources and insight.
There’s more to investment than short-term results and repeatable financial models. We go beyond the balance sheets to look deeply into the organizations and the people we partner with.
We work collaboratively with management teams to develop strategies and business plans that identify opportunities. More importantly, we provide guidance to ensure they're realized and ongoing support to ensure they continue.
There is no clock ticking to divest our investments. We’re Permanent Private Equity. We invest in good businesses and commit to making them great with a thirty-year perspective on value creation. Growth requires more than insight, expertise, and diligence. It requires perseverence.
Every company is defined by the relationships they have and the partners they work with. We invest alongside passionate business owners. The management teams we partner with retain control of day-to-day operations with our long term support, providing continuity of relationships with customers, suppliers and employees.