Innovative financing solutions for successful companies
Crown provides capital to successful companies seeking an alternative to traditional capital providers such as banks and private equity funds. Our customized solutions are designed to allow middle-market companies to grow their businesses with minimal or no ownership dilution. Companies seek Crown for event-driven transactions including recapitalizations, growth financings, acquisitions and management buyouts.
Our investee ﬁrms are successful private and public enterprises that generate cash ﬂow and have strong leadership teams. Typically, our clients have annual revenues in the range of $30 million – $500 million; many are owner-operated.
Crown invests in successful companies across numerous industries. Our portfolio companies are leaders within their respective sectors and we are proud to be part of their story.
CareRX: Leading Pharmaceutical Solutions For Seniors
CareRX’s vision is to be the leading provider of pharmacy and other healthcare services to Canadian seniors. CareRX is one of Canada’s leading, and most trusted providers of comprehensive Specialty Pharmacy services and solutions to seniors. CareRX operates a large national network of pharmacy fulfillment centres that deliver high-volume solutions for the cost-effective supply of chronic medication and other specialty clinical pharmacy services. Following their acquisition of RemedyRX’s specialty pharmacy division, the company will be serving more than 50,000 residents in seniors communities across Canada.
Rokstad Power: Keeping the lights on
Rokstad offers a full suite of power line services, including emergency and storm response, transmission and distribution line construction and maintenance and underground cable services. Rokstad is also a specialist in live line construction methods for distribution and transmission line projects. With operations throughout Canada and the United States, Rokstad has successfully grown from a mid-size contractor to one of the largest power line contractors in North America.
VIQ Solutions: Disrupting the Transcription Industry with AI Technology
VIQ Solutions is the leading global technology platform for ultra-secure digital evidence capture and document-creation workflow management, with artificial intelligence tools for advanced analytics. VIQ provides progressive, 360° document creation solutions in these core verticals:
Transcription • Insurance • Judicial • Hearings • Legal • Healthcare • Public Safety
The modular software allows customers to onboard the VIQ platform at any stage of their organization’s digitization, from digital content capture with video and audio devices to online collaboration, mobility, data analytics and integration with sensors, facial recognition, speech recognition and case management or patient record systems.
Active Exhaust: Driven by Innovation
Active manufactures complete exhaust systems and components for major global original equipment manufacturers (“OEMs”) operating in the off-road equipment sector, primarily in the agricultural, construction and turf care markets. Active is headquartered in Toronto and has manufacturing operations in Toronto, as well as China and India. Active has a diverse group of blue-chip OEM customers, including four of the largest equipment manufacturers in the world.