Alterna Equity Partners (“AEP” or “the Firm”), a South Florida-based private equity firm, today announced the launch of its firm.

AEP focuses on control and non-control investments in lower middle market companies in the United States. The strategy will build upon the principals’ experience investing in lower middle market founder- and family-owned businesses, targeting companies with under $10 million in EBITDA primarily throughout the southern and southeastern United States. AEP seeks to partner with entrepreneurs to continue to scale their businesses, investing between $5 million and $20 million in equity per transaction. The Firm is actively evaluating new investments and welcomes any investment opportunities that fit its criteria.

“We are excited and eager to begin executing on our differentiated strategy to partner with founders and management teams for the next phase of growth,” said Rob Konrad, AEP’s founder and managing partner.

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