Fiduciam Capital is run by an experienced, energetic, and highly motivated operator who will relocate to join your management team. Fiduciam's investors and advisors have been owners, operators, and executives of dozens of companies in which they have created thousands of jobs and hundreds of millions of dollars of growth. The investors have more than 100 combined years of investing experience and bring serious, committed capital to the table to ensure a quick and successful closing. These experts will make up the board of the acquired company and will be involved with the ongoing guidance and growth of the company.
Search Fund Partners invests in small, profitable companies with $5M to $30M in revenue. They work primarily with Search Funds, partnering with entrepreneurs to find, acquire, and build successful ventures.
Rich Kelley co-founded Search Fund Partners in 2004. He currently serves on the boards of SFL Data, The Pet Loss Center, Lund Van Dyke, FMT Solutions, RIA in a Box, ISC, DCI, and Attainia. Rich Kelley has been involved in numerous small businesses and start-up companies as an operator, owner, and investor. His varied experience includes: CFO of Score Learning Centers, CEO of San Jose Giants, General Partner of the Stanford Terrace Inn, developer of houses and subdivisions, owner of office buildings and hotels, investor in successful tech start-ups (Coinstar, PLX Technology, Corcept Therapeutics). He has also invested in many limited partnerships, including venture funds, and has been involved as a search fund investor since 1994. Rich has an MBA from Stanford and a BA from Stanford. Rich and his wife Gina have two children, Riley and Sam. He has served as an elected school board trustee and is active with the Positive Coaching Alliance and Sustainable Conservation as an advisor.