About Us - Jefferson Capital Partners

About Us

The Jefferson Capital team has deep roots in New Orleans and the Gulf South region and has been an active participant in the area’s investment community since 1994. Since its founding in 2002, Jefferson Capital has been a reliable capital partner and financing source for growth companies in the Southeast and throughout the United States. With over $110 million in growth capital invested in more than 45 portfolio companies, small businesses have accessed the funding and support Jefferson Capital provides.


Leveraging decades of lower middle-market experience to enhance small business value.


Committed to being a good business partner.  Making capital work for small businesses, rather than the other way around.

Growth Oriented

Placing value enhancement first, for the benefit of all stakeholders.

Impact Investments

Over 60% of JCP investments have been in underserved areas and/or Minority, Women, or Veteran-owned businesses.

What Our Portfolio Companies Say

Broad Industry Experience

Jefferson Capital welcomes the opportunity to invest in established companies in a variety of industries and provide comprehensive financial guidance to our partners. We have a track record of diversified investments across a broad geographical region. Industries in which Jefferson Capital has experience investing include, but are not limited to the following:

Industrial Products
Business and Professional Service Industries
Healthcare Products, Equipment and Services
Food Products
Applied Technology
Energy Services

Deal Sourcing Relationships

Partnering with Small Businesses to Unlock and Build Equity Value

Strategic Advice

  • Board creation and involvement
  • Exit strategy planning and positioning
  • Management team additions
  • Strategy development and refinement
  • Incentive programs to align interests
  • Add-on acquisition assistance

Financial Guidance

  • Monthly financial reporting
  • Annual budgeting
  • Audited financial statements
  • Access to additional capital sources
  • Working capital management

Operational Improvement

  • Development of KPIs
  • Lean processes and process improvement
  • Technology and systems enhancements with data utilization
  • Sharing of best practices
  • Branding and marketing initiatives