E.L.K. Capital Advisors .

Private Equity & Venture Capital

Private Capital Raising For Buyout and Growth Capital Transactions

E.L.K. represents owners of closely held private businesses and sponsors with active transactions whereby they are seeking long term financial partners. Combining 20+ years of originating and executing transactions with private equity at the center of its universe, and investors and entrepreneurs on either side, E.L.K. Principals are uniquely positioned and equipped to execute virtually any type of private capital raise transaction.

The Principals of E.L.K. have been working side by side as investor, banker and advisor to countless private equity firms, deal sponsors, institutional investors and family offices for many years. E.L.K. provides structuring and targeted capital raising advice to company executives and deal sponsors in both minority and majority growth capital and buyout transactions, ensuring optimal execution. E.L.K. works closely with its clients to efficiently match both passive and active institutional and private investors with deal sponsors. Transaction types include:

  • Majority/ control capital
  • Minority and co-investor capital
  • Strategic investor capital
  • Programmatic investors seeking serial transactions and sector platforms

Private Capital Raising for Early and Growth-Stage Companies

E.L.K. represents entrepreneurs and executive teams seeking investors for early, through growth stage financing including post seed early stage (series A and B), and growth stage (series B and C).

E.L.K. will often act in multiple capacities, embedding itself deep into the companies with which it engages, including as investor, placement agent, advisor, board member, and multitudes of other functions critical to the growth and prosperity of the companies.

E.L.K.’s Principals have extensive networks of relationships with value-add investors, strategic partners, prospective customers and other professional resources that growth stage companies desperately seek. Our investors include high net worth individuals, family offices, venture capital and growth capital firms, hedge funds and institutional investors, all seeking venture capital investment opportunities.


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