PE  FlatWorld Capital

     Office Locations:

The News Building
220 East 42nd St., 29th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Phone: 212-796-4001
Fax: 212-796-4002



  • Middle Market



  • Business Services
  • Education & Training
  • Financial Services
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare



    FlatWorld Capital is a global private equity investment firm that provides capital for growth, buyouts, recapitalizations, private-to-public and public-to-private acquisitions and restructurings of middle market North American and Asian emerging market (including China, the Philippines and India) business services companies. The firm's investments typically have the following financial parameters: Revenues - $25-500 million; and Investment Size - $10-$200 million (both equity & discounted debt). FlatWorld focuses on higher value-added business services companies in the following sectors: Finance and Accounting, Healthcare Services, Engineering and R&D, IT Services, Education Services, Supply Chain and Logistics, Sales and Marketing, Human Resources, and Information Services.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Gilbert H. Lamphere Partner
    Jeffrey A. Valenty Partner
    Raj K. Gupta Partner
    Shane M. Duggan Associate


    Portfolio companies include:

      DSJP Enterprises
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      FlatWorld Acquisition Corp.
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