Hunter Point Capital Takes a Stake in MidOcean Partners

Posted on 11/01/2021

Hunter Point Capital LP made a strategic, minority investment in MidOcean Partners, a New York-based alternative asset manager specializing in middle-market private equity and alternative credit investments. Since its inception in 2003, MidOcean Private Equity has targeted investments in middle-market companies in the consumer and business services sectors. MidOcean Credit Partners was launched in 2009 and manages a series of alternative credit strategies, collateralized loan obligations (CLOs), and customized separately managed accounts. As of December 31, 2020, MidOcean US Advisor, LP had discretionary regulatory assets under management of US$ 2.5 billion.

Launched in 2020 by veteran investors Bennett Goodman and Avi Kalichstein, Hunter Point Capital is dedicated to pursuing long-term strategic partnerships with proven middle-market investment firms to help them achieve their business objectives. MidOcean intends to leverage Hunter Point Capital’s strategic capital and expertise to build upon its 20-year track record, continue to create enduring private equity and alternative credit franchises, and add to its deep bench of talent.

Before co-founding Hunter Point Capital, Avi Kalichstein worked at Easterly Capital, LLC. Prior to Hunter Point Capital, Goodman was a Co-Founder of GSO Capital Partners, the credit arm of The Blackstone Group, where he focused on the management and growth of an investment platform with over US$ 125 billion of assets under management.

Houlihan Lokey served as financial advisor to Hunter Point Capital.

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