Investors in Vertical Bridge include Digital Colony, CDPQ, The Jordan Company, Goldman Sachs Infrastructure Partners, Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners, CalSTRS, The Edgewater Funds and Dock Square Capital LLC. The Vertical Bridge management team also holds a significant stake in the company.
Digital Colony is Colony Capital, Inc.’s (NYSE: CLNY) digital infrastructure investment arm and one of the world’s largest dedicated digital infrastructure investment firms with over US$20 billion in assets under management.
Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) is a long-term institutional investor that manages funds primarily for public and parapublic pension and insurance plans. As of December 31, 2018, it held CA$309.5 billion in net assets. As one of Canada’s leading institutional fund managers, CDPQ invests globally in major financial markets, private equity, infrastructure, real estate and private debt.
The Jordan Company was founded in 1982 and is a leading middle-market private equity firm with more than $8 billion of committed capital assets under management and a 30-year track record of investing in, and contributing to the growth of, businesses across a wide range of industries. The Jordan Company is headquartered in New York with offices in Chicago and Shanghai.
Goldman Sachs Infrastructure Partners pursues a long-term investment strategy focusing on core infrastructure assets and partnering with best-in-class operators/management teams.
Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners is a North America-focused private equity firm with a conservative yet opportunistic approach to infrastructure investing. Stonepeak invests in businesses comprised of hard assets with leading market positions primarily in the following sectors: Energy, Power & Renewables, Transportation, Utilities, and Water & Communications.
The California State Teachers’ Retirement System is the largest educator-only pension fund in the world. CalSTRS is committed to its mission to secure the financial future of California’s educators, providing retirement, disability and survivor benefits for 862,000 educators and their families.
The Edgewater Funds is a Chicago-based private equity firm with $1.4 billion in committed capital. Edgewater focuses on funding high-quality middle-market companies where they can add substantial value through capital investment, experience and their broad network.
Dock Square Capital LLC is a merchant bank led by Governor Jeb Bush that is founded on the core principles of transparency, creativity, trust, and alignment of interest with our partners and investors. Dock Square Capital LLC operates at the nexus of a global network of entrepreneurs and families and possesses the structural flexibility to add value as principal investors, strategic advisors, and joint venture partners.