Jeff Drazan’s Private Equity Firm, Bertram Capital Featured as a Top Performing Buyout Fund in PitchBook Data, Inc. Analysis

San Mateo, CA, December 08, 2011 --( Bertram Capital, founded by Jeff Drazan was recognized by PitchBook Data, Inc. as a top performing buyout fund in a recent analysis of 67 US based 2006 vintage buyout funds with investments in the B2C sector. Bertram Capital’s first fund, Bertram Growth Capital I ranked #1 overall in TVPI and #3 in IRR. PitchBook is an independent research firm focused on providing premium data, news, commentary and analysis for the private equity market.

“The Bertram Capital team continues to demonstrate true dedication to achieving our investment goals and I couldn’t be more pleased to see our hard work recognized, particularly given the difficult economic environment we’ve faced throughout our investment cycle,” said Jeff Drazan, Managing Partner. “We have strived to establish a truly differentiated model for middle-market private equity investing. Our focused buy and build approach enables us to deploy our full attention and resources to working with our portfolio companies on transformational growth initiatives.”

Bertram Capital seeks to partner with management to create market leading businesses by providing flexible capital, aggressive business development efforts and operational improvement initiatives. In contrast to the traditional private equity approach, Bertram Capital combines an entrepreneurial team with a low leverage model to drive the growth and change required to build a sustainable leadership position. “We look forward to working in partnership with our management teams to continue to build upon the successes we’ve achieved to date and hope to be recognized again for superior performance versus our peers,” said Jeff Drazan.

About Bertram Capital
Bertram Capital is a San Mateo, CA based private equity investment firm with more than $850 million in capital under management. Founded in 2006, Bertram Capital’s mission is to build value for equity holders, employees, customers, and partners by helping already profitable companies realize their full potential. Visit for more information.

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