Brass Ring Capital Overview

  • Investor Type
  • PE/​Buyout

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 3

  • Investments
  • 15

  • Portfolio
  • 4

  • Exits
  • 9


Brass Ring Capital General Information


Founded in 2004, Brass Ring Capital is a private equity investment firm based in Minnetonka, Minnesota. The firm seeks to invest in business services and manufacturing sectors. The firm prefers to invest in companies that are based in the Midwest and Southeast regions of the United States.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Trade Association
National Association of Small Business Investment Companies (NASBIC)
Primary Investor Type
Primary Office
  • 301 Carlson Parkway
  • Suite 265
  • Minnetonka, MN 55305
  • United States
+1 (952) 000-0000

Brass Ring Capital Investments (15)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
000000 00000000000 01-Oct-2021 0000000000 Recreational Goods Generating Revenue
000000 00000000 23-Apr-2021 00 000000000 Environmental Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000000 00000000
0000000 0000000000 28-Feb-2020 00 000000000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue
00000 0000000 20-Jul-2017 0000000000 Other Consumer Durables Generating Revenue
Creative Learning Systems 28-Feb-2017 Buyout/LBO Educational Software Profitable
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Brass Ring Capital Exits (9)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
00000 0000000 0000 09-Feb-2022 0000000000
000 00000000 28-Dec-2021 0000000000
000000 29-Jul-2019 0000000000
0000000 000000 (00 21-Mar-2019 0000000000
American Finishing Resources 31-Oct-2014 Buyout/LBO
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Brass Ring Capital Fund Performance

Fund Name Vintage Size Dry Powder DPI RVPI TVPI IRR

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Brass Ring Capital Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

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Brass Ring Capital Team (17)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
David Raffel Managing Director & Co-Founder 0 0 Minnetonka, MN
William Grindell Managing Director 0 0 Minnetonka, MN
Benjamin Ikeda Vice President Minnetonka, MN
Roger Stepaniak Vice President, Business Development Minnetonka, MN
James Kitzinger Advisor Minnetonka, MN
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