McKenna Gale Capital


Founded in 1995, McKenna Gale has raised three funds focused on investing mezzanine debt and common equity. Total committed capital of over $600 million was provided by many of Canada’s prominent institutional investors.

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McKenna Gale Capital, Inc. is a private equity firm specializing in mezzanine debt, management buyouts, acquisitions, expansion and growth capital, recapitalizations, bridge financing, and going-private transactions in middle market companies. It invests in the form of common equity, convertible debt, and subordinated debt. The firm does not invest in real estate development, primary mining, and primary oil and gas. It invests in private and public companies in various sectors including energy; materials; industrials with a focus on services; consumer discretionary with a focus on distributors; consumer staples; healthcare; financials; information technology; telecommunication services; and utilities. The firm typically invests in North American companies. It seeks to invest between $5 million and CAD75 million ($68.45 million) in companies with a total enterprise value in excess of $30 million. The firm also provides debt in the form of a senior bridge facility. It seeks to exit its investments within 10 years. McKenna Gale Capital, Inc. was founded in 1995 and is based in Toronto, Canada.

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  • Address
    100 King Street West
    Suite 5600
    Toronto, ON M5X 1C9
  • Key Personnel
    Kevin J. McKenna, Managing Director and Partner
    Robert M. Gale, Managing Director and Partner
    Noeleen A. Disney, Vice President of Administration