Granite Partners is a Minnesota-based private investment firm and holding company, founded in 2002 in St. Cloud, Minnesota, also known as "The Granite City". Our name reflects this heritage and the values we share with our founding investors, who have led and built businesses in Greater Minnesota. It also reflects our business focus as stated below: 

GRANITE reflects our desire to be a strong and steadfast business partner. It is our mission to grow companies and create value for all stakeholders.

PARTNERS come together to build solutions with owners and entrepreneurs who are facing strategic crossroads. We invest both financial and human capital, believing that money alone doesn't build an enduring enterprise – people do.  As trusted partners, innovative leaders, and responsible stewards, we view all decisions through a 100-year sustainability lens, and we aspire to world-class wellbeing for all people within and around the Granite community.

We specialize in financing buyouts, recapitalizations, and growth company transactions which include the sale or purchase of a business, generational transfers, or business expansions.