LLR Partners has made an investment in Eyewitness Surveillance, a provider of remote video-monitoring services for auto dealerships, metal recycling yards and other industrial facilities.
These days, cybersecurity gets all the headlines, but the physical world still needs protection, too. It’s a sector that draws streaky amounts of interest from private equity. So far this year, PE investors have completed 20 deals globally in the security sector, according to the PitchBook Platform, well behind the 55 such investments that were executed during 2015. However, this year’s activity isn’t that far off pace from two years ago, when PE investors did 38 deals.
Here are the most active PE investors in the security sector since the start of 2010, including add-ons: