About Us

Who We Are

Acorn Growth Companies is a middle market private equity firm focused exclusively on aerospace, defense and intelligence. Acorn invests solely in operating companies that strive to enhance global mobility and protect national interests. Acorn has a formidable reputation in the industry and is recognized for its deep understanding of the aerospace and defense markets, with proprietary access to the best companies within these sectors. With operational expertise and its ability to lead and manage investments through variable economic and industry cycles, Acorn works in tandem with management to build its portfolio companies into significant market leaders.

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Our Focus

From the beginning, we have maintained our core focus of achieving superior long-term returns by investing exclusively in aerospace, defense and intelligence companies

Our deep understanding of the industry and collaborative philosophy has enabled us to become the firm of choice among the aerospace and defense community.

Our Mission

Acorn Growth Companies was founded to provide an alternative to the traditional private equity firm interested solely in opportunistic transactions and exit strategies. We are interested in creating value and meeting objectives – ours, our companies’, our customers’ and our investors’.

Investment History

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