Our ability to generate consistent performance across varying economic conditions stems from the belief that a focus on operational improvement is key. Profitable growth requires not only a wide range of sector knowledge but also the ability to have direct input with regard to strategic initiatives at the company level. At Castle Creek, our lead involvement with portfolio companies is typically executed through board representation and partnering directly with senior executive teams. The Principals of Castle Creek have over 100 years of experience as either executives or private equity investors in banking which not only cultivates a depth of knowledge about strategic and operational trends but also provides important competitive advantages.
Partner with executives that have a shared vision of the future
Align incentives around that vision
Utilize investment team and operating partners to unlock value
Employ enhanced corporate governance to drive strategic goals