Maranon Capital is an independently owned investment manager that specializes in middle market debt and private equity investing. It invests in acquisition, growth, recapitalization, corporate divestitures and ESOP financings types of transactions. It seeks private equity sponsored as well as non-sponsored situations. It prefers to invests in companies operating in the business service, consumer product, service, healthcare service, distribution and manufacturing sectors. It does not provide capital for early-stage or project based transactions, short term financing bridges or operationally distressed businesses. It is based in Chicago, Illinois.