Investment Approach

As a hallmark of its investment approach, Snow Phipps employs an active investment strategy, utilizing its Operating Partners' expertise to seek to enhance the long-term value of its portfolio companies. Typically, the Operating Partners have previously served as senior executives at companies in relevant sectors and bring with them years of related professional experience and deep industry relationships to the Fund. Operating Partners are not employees of Snow Phipps, and once the Firm acquires a portfolio company, the relevant Operating Partner will generally serve as its non-executive chairman and be integrally involved in working with management to seek to execute strategic initiatives and operational improvements at the company.

Working with the Operating Partners to identify opportunities, Snow Phipps develops investment theses consistent with their expertise. Snow Phipps seeks attractive sub-segments to pursue investment opportunities, but the Firm generally targets investments in the following three broad industry segments alongside its Operating Partners listed below: