RLJ Equity Partners is a Bethesda, Maryland based private equity firm. They focus their investments on generating long-term capital appreciation. RLJ was founded in 2006 by Robert L. Johnson and The Carlyle Group.
RLJ Equity Partners look for buy-outs, recapitalizations, and growth capital infusions. They look for companies valued between $50 million to $250 million and equity investments of $15 million to $40 million and with experienced management teams willing to cooperate with RLJ Equity Partners. They don't focus on specific sectors.
RLJ Equity Partners have invested Heal, during Heal's Series C.
Companies RLJ Equity Partners have acquired Pro-Vac, Crossfuze, Enhance Resource Centers, J&J Transport, Native Maine Produce & Specialty Foods, Naylor Association Solutions and Tok&Stok.
They have existed investments in CVC, EnviroVac, Fleischmann's Vinegar Company, Media Source, LAI International, MarketCast, Phase One Consulting Group and RLJ Thompson Trucking.
Ernita F. Thomas
Chief Compliance Officer
Director of Business Development
Jerry L. Johnson
Jesse M. Burwell
Chief Financial Officer
Nigel M. Howard
Robert L. Johnson
Rufus H. Rivers
T. Otey Smith