INTEGRITY • HUMILITY • PARTNERSHIP

FOCUSED ON YOU

Overview

Abacus is an investment firm that focuses on providing capital, resources, and expertise to support founders / owners in the lower middle-market. We want to partner with management teams who can benefit from our unique combination of investing expertise and entrepreneurial experience of owning multiple companies for 10+ years. At its core, our differentiation is a relentless focus on a customer centric operating model creating a sustainable competitive advantage for our investments.

Current & Past Investments

WE TAKE A SIMPLE APPROACH

  • Our core values are built around long-term view, integrity, humility, and partnership
     

  • We invest in simple, proven businesses with strong management teams
     

  • Satisfied customers are the backbone of a successful business, and we are relentless in our pursuit of customer satisfaction
     

  • We continuously expand our boundaries as we conduct deep research and networking with prominent investors and business owners

WE BELIEVE IN PARTNERSHIP

  • Our proven track record of operational excellence gives us an advantage over many in our industry, and we are willing to get our hands dirty
     

  • We believe that different perspectives, along with collaboration will produce long-term value creation which is often the only missing ingredient for business owners to get to the next level
     

  • We understand what it takes to build a business, the incredible sacrifices and hard work. Having done it ourselves, we have the unique ability to maintain the integrity of your business while pushing it forward to new heights

WE UNDERSTAND RISK MANAGEMENT

  • We seek to utilize less leverage than traditional private equity, which gives management the flexibility to think long term and reinvest in the business today
     

  • We look for businesses that are capable of achieving a return profile that fits our investment thesis
     

  • We believe that a healthy company needs to be proficient in managing risk in a recessionary economy 
     

  • Our comprehensive approach to investing contains critical elements to ensure that we select opportunities that produce substantial upside while limiting volatility throughout all economic cycles

Investment Team

Clayton Mobley

Co-Founder & Managing Partner

205.580.1180 Ext 301

cmobley@abacusinvestments.com

Robert Israel

Co-Founder & Managing Partner
205.580.1180 Ext 302

risrael@abacusinvestments.com

Dan Nguyen

Principal
205.580.1180 Ext 308

dnguyen@abacusinvestments.com

Bill Nabors

Principal

205.580.1180 Ext 306

bnabors@abacusinvestments.com

 

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