Co-investing with Akoya

Lower Middle Market Investing

Akoya Capital is a leading lower middle market private investment firm. Because we invest only in sectors where we have deep operational expertise, we are an attractive partner for strong privately held companies with meaningful growth potential.

Together with our business owners, we ensure their interests are aligned with those of our Sector Leaders and co-investors. Our time-honored people-first business philosophy ensures capital investments are coupled with collaboration and expert strategic, operational, and financial guidance.

A Demonstrated Track Record of Success

We combine extensive research with deep industry expertise to generate proprietary deal flow with significant value creation potential. We co-invest with individuals, institutional investors, and family offices, striving to maximize ROI and minimize risk.

Personally committed to the success of our businesses, we invest our family capital in every transaction.

Reasons to Co-Invest with Akoya

Investment Criteria

Sector-Focused Investing


$25 M to $200 M

Fundamentally Healthy
No distressed or turnaround situations

Owner Commitment
Seeking to reinvest in company

$4 M minimum
No minimum for add-ons

North American-based

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Founders, Business Owners & Management Teams

If you’re ready to have a confidential conversation about your next steps or would like to learn more about Akoya, contact Max DeZara.


Join other family offices and institutional capital sources who co-invest with Akoya. Contact Pat Riley to learn what makes us different.


We’re interested in opportunities that fit our investment criteria. Contact Matt Winkeljohn to connect.

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