Firm Overview


Since inception, Grain has managed 7 investment vehicles on behalf of highly-respected, global allocators


Transactions since inception

Grain Management has been leading innovative private equity transactions in the Communications industry since 2007. The Firm was founded with the objective of bringing to the industry a differentiated approach characterized by expansive sector knowledge, rigorous analytics, and dedicated, in-house operating and financial professionals.

Our team has generated outsized returns, partnering with the country’s leading academic institutions, endowments, foundations, and public pension plans to deploy capital across four institutional funds and two co-investment vehicles.

Grain is headquartered in Washington, D.C. with additional offices in New York, New York and Sarasota, Florida. The Firm is directed by a team of highly experienced investment professionals with complementary skillsets and a specialized strategy, marked by extensive operating history, deep quantitative and analytical proficiency, and regulatory expertise.

As an asset owner, operator, and capital partner, Grain has a unique information advantage enabled by relationships in industry, government, and academia.

The team leverages these relationships, our differentiated industry access, and a rigorous investment process to

  • Synthesize data from multiple vantage points,
  • Establish a wide-ranging perspective of the investment landscape, and
  • Selectively pursue the most attractive investments to generate strong risk-adjusted returns.

About our Industry Focus