Clairvest Group Inc. (Clairvest) is a provider of private equity financing to mid-market companies. The Company specializes in partnering with management teams and other stakeholders of both emerging and established companies. It seeks to form mutually beneficial investments with entrepreneurial corporations. Clairvest invests its own capital, and that of third parties, through Clairvest Equity Partners III Limited Partnership, Clairvest Equity Partners IV Limited Partnership, Clairvest Equity Partners IV-A Limited Partnership, Clairvest Equity Partners V Limited Partnership and Clairvest Equity Partners V-A Limited Partnership (together, the Clairvest Equity Partners Limited Partnership (CEP) Funds). It invests in various industries, such as contract manufacturing, defense services, financial services, gaming, textile rental service and waste management, among others. It provides loans to and earns priority distributions or management fees and carried interest from the CEP Funds.