Knox Lawrence International Overview

  • Investor Type
  • PE/​Buyout

  • Status
  • Inactive

  • Investments
  • 8

  • Exits
  • 5


Knox Lawrence International General Information

Company Description

Knox Lawrence International was a New York, New York-based private equity firm focused on acquiring and growing middle market non-core subsidiaries of Fortune 500 and other large companies in sectors that were undergoing significant transitions, such as the utility sector. Knox Lawrence focused its investment activities in the following sectors: IT Services, Business Process Outsourcing and Energy Services. The firm had historically made acquisitions of non-core subsidiaries of U.S.-based publicly traded utilities and used these acquisitions as platforms to build high growth businesses. The firm also sought to explore microfinance business opportunities with a focus on the Sub-Saharan Africa marketplace. The firm was founded in 2002.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Out of Business
Primary Investor Type
Corporate Office
  • 445 Park Avenue
  • 20th Floor
  • New York, NY 10022
  • United States

Knox Lawrence International Investments & Acquisitions (8)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Avelo (Publishing) 26-Aug-2009 0000000000 00000 Publishing Generating Revenue
Alliance Data Systems (Utility Services business) 29-Jul-2008 0000000000 BPO/Outsource Services Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
Dearborn Mid-West Company 26-Nov-2007 0000000000 Machinery (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000000 00000000
UtiliPoint International 01-Jul-2007 0000000000 Energy Marketing Generating Revenue
IEI Financial Services 10-May-2007 Buyout/LBO Other Commercial Services Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
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Knox Lawrence International Exits (5)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
VertexOne 25-Jul-2019 0000000000
Avelo (Publishing) 06-Aug-2013 000000000000000000 00000
Consonus Technologies 28-Feb-2011 000000000000000000
UtiliPoint International 21-Aug-2009 000000000000000000
Dearborn Mid-West Company Buyout/LBO
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