what we look for

We strive to be a collaborative investment partner to companies with these common characteristics:

  • Founder-owned / bootstrapped

  • Software / tech-enabled services

  • $5M - $25M in revenue

  • Profitable growth

  • Vertical or category focus

  • Customer segment / product / geographic expansion opportunities

  • Shareholders seeking partial or full liquidity


Our portfolio consists of technology businesses that have built a leadership position in their market. We're grateful for the opportunity to work with and support great entrepreneurs and executives across numerous end markets

References to the current and former portfolio above include (i) all investments made by the Polaris Growth Fund and (ii) all investments made by the Polaris Main Funds utilizing a growth buyout strategy and led by Bryce Youngren and/or Dan Lombard, with the exception of ISN Software Corporation. “Former” portfolio investments are those for which the applicable fund(s) have received all upfront consideration owed with respect to the liquidation transaction. There can be no assurance that the investments made by the Polaris Growth Fund will have the same characteristics or results as the growth investments made by the Polaris Main Funds.

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