Founded in 2012, Crest Capital Corporation is an active private equity firm based in Toronto which focuses on acquiring privately owned, entrepreneurial businesses from individuals seeking to retire.

Investment Thesis

Buyout of small Canadian companies from owners seeking retirement. Roll up multiple companies to leverage management and operations, seek growth and attractive exit. Typical buyout target will be $12MM or less in revenues.

Commitment to Best Practices Committed to best practices in all aspects of business including disclosure, valuation, risk management, operations, compliance and controlled leverage.

Competitive Advantage

Principals have 25 years combined private equity and related operations and banking experience. Partners worked closely together the last 5 years focused on the micro market, building relationships and executed 7 deals.

Active Management

We take active roles or management positions in businesses and provide the skills to create value and stability in operations. We are committed to make changes for value or stay the course when the investment thesis is sound.

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Our mission at Crest Capital is to provide exceptional returns to investors seeking lower threshold access to private equity with a blended structure of current yield and equity participation.

We are exclusively focused on the lower middle market with a commitment to selecting a single industry focus. This focus allows Crest to be active managers and derive significant benefit from our network of experienced entrepreneurs, professionals and mentors.

Our success requires thoughtful execution every day. Growing our investment is our mission and will be our success.

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Industry Focus


Year Founded


Contact Info

575 Industrial Drive
Milton Ontario
L9T 5E1


Key Personnel

Kathryn Wortsman Stein
David Wasserman

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