Cardinal Equity Partners Overview

  • Investor Type
  • PE/​Buyout

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 3

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 53

  • Portfolio
  • 8

  • Exits
  • 21

Exits

Cardinal Equity Partners General Information

Company Description

Founded in 1993, Cardinal Equity Partners private equity investment firm based in Indianapolis, Indiana. The firm seeks to invest in companies operating in the consumer package goods, recreational vehicle, marine products, horticulture distribution, specialty pharmacy distribution, publishing, healthcare services, outdoor furniture, water treatment, durable goods distribution, financial services, audio products, home improvement, pet products, glass fabrication and subscription-based businesses sectors.

Business Details

Year Founded
1993
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
PE/Buyout
Other Investor Types
Family Office
Corporate Office
  • 8801 River Crossing Boulevard
  • Suite 320
  • Indianapolis, IN 46240
  • United States
+1 (317) 000-0000

Cardinal Equity Partners Investments (53)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Detail K2 11-Jul-2022 0000000000 Other Commercial Products Generating Revenue
DuraMark Technologies 01-Dec-2021 0000000000 Printing Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
Gillette Generators 27-Sep-2021 0000000000 Electrical Equipment Generating Revenue
Hutcheson Homecare Pharmacy (Long-Term Care Division) 01-May-2021 0000000000 Other Healthcare Services Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
Red Apple Cheese 01-May-2021 Buyout/LBO Food Products Generating Revenue
You’re viewing 5 of 53 investments. Get the full list »

Want detailed data on 3M+ companies?

What you see here scratches the surface

Request a free trial

Want to dig into this profile?

We’ll help you find what you need

Learn more

Cardinal Equity Partners Exits (21)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Contour Glass 24-May-2023 0000000000
Aqua Systems 17-May-2021 000000000000000000 00000
Motion Tech Automation 22-Jul-2020 000000000000000000 000.00
Essco 05-Jun-2019 0000000000
Angie's List 29-Sep-2017 Merger of Equals 00000
You’re viewing 5 of 21 exits. Get the full list »

Cardinal Equity Partners Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

PitchBook’s data visualizations quickly surface an investor’s historical investments—showing a breakdown of activity by industry, year and region.

Request a free trial

Cardinal Equity Partners Management, Team & Partners (21)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
James Smeltzer Co-Founder & Managing Director 0 0 Indianapolis, IN
John Ackerman Co-Founder & Managing Director 00 0 Indianapolis, IN
Peter Munson Co-Founder & Managing Director 0 Indianapolis, IN
You’re viewing 3 of 21 team members. Get the full list »

Data Transparency

  • Meet our data hygiene team

    Discover how our experts ensure you’re getting the most accurate financial data in the industry.

    Read blog »
  • How PitchBook sources data

    Our data operations team has logged over 3.5 million hours researching, organizing, and integrating the information you need most.

    Discover our process »