Elevating Investments, Achieving More

With 30+ years of direct investing experience in lower-middle market companies and small businesses, we bring a unique perspective to each partnership. Together, we collaborate to achieve more than ever before.

Private Equity Investing with a Different Approach

Achieve’s proven track record across a variety of industries and dynamics is evidence that successful investment outcomes can come in all shapes and sizes.

Our investment criteria focuses on finding businesses that have not yet benefited from an institutional partner – often due to size, industry, succession planning, or owners unwilling to transact with typical private equity firms.

A Family Mindset

At Achieve Capital, we approach our investments with a family mindset – providing management teams the insights and resources needed to succeed while prioritizing stability and a long-term focus.

This unique approach to investing in lower-middle market companies and small businesses uniquely positions us as a differentiated, value-added partner – consistently driving proven results for our family of companies. Continually seeking avenues for growth, we diligently explore opportunities to implement strategic initiatives that propel our portfolio companies to new heights.

Active Investments

Industrial Structures

Invested from 2013

Hill Manufacturing

Invested from 2018

Klock Werks

Invested from 2018

Mattsco Supply Company

Invested from 2019

Mainspring Management

Invested from 2020

Firehawk

Invested from 2020

Simple Technology Solutions

Invested from 2021

Connect Benefit

Invested from 2021

Advantage Glass

Invested from 2022

Promise Hotels

Invested from 2022

Genesis Management

Invested from 2022

Auto-Turn

Invested from 2022

Benex Insurance

Invested from 2023

Shaw Pipeline Services

Invested from 2023

Black Diamond Industrial

Invested from 2023

Realized Investments

Outrider Gas Transports

Invested from 2019
Exited 2023

York Electronics

Invested from 2022
Exited 2023

Concrete Services

Invested from 2022
Exited 2023

Investments above include select transactions made directly by Achieve Capital’s leadership outside of the firm.

Global Presence, Heartland Focus

Headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Achieve Capital’s current and former family of companies reaches across the globe, with operations spanning diverse industries and six continents.

Integrity & Experience

Achieve Capital’s team boasts decades of hands-on experience across a variety of roles, industries, and organizations. This wealth of experience enables us to consistently add value to investments as a result of our team’s deep expertise across a variety of subjects – from transformational operational improvements to complex tax structuring. ​

Tom Ritchie

Founding Partner
Tom has over 35 years experience as a CPA having served as Sr. Partner and former Chairman of one of the largest middle-market accounting firms in North America.

Eric Clower

Founding Partner
Eric has over 25 years of operational experience having led global business units with over $1B in revenue in the aerospace and energy industries.

Ben Dodds

Principal
Ben has over 8 years of experience in middle market private equity investing and public accounting with a focus on the industrials, aerospace, and financial services industries.

Sandra Duff

Corporate Controller
Sandra has over 26 years of experience in both private and public companies with progressive accounting and finance positions providing financial accuracy and data needed to make timely and accurate business decisions.

Alicia Green

Staff Accountant
Alicia has over 16 years of hands on industry accounting experience as well as over 10 years of experience with ERP systems in the manufacturing, construction and service industry.

Rachel Murphy

Staff Accountant
Rachel has over 10 years experience in bookkeeping and accounting with CPA firms as well as local small businesses in various markets across multiple industries.

Tom Ritchie

Founding Partner
Tom has over 35 years experience as a CPA having served as Sr. Partner and former Chairman of one of the largest middle-market accounting firms in North America.

Eric Clower

Founding Partner
Eric has over 25 years of operational experience having led global business units with over $1B in revenue in the aerospace and energy industries.

Ben Dodds

Principal
Ben has over 8 years of experience in middle market private equity investing and public accounting with a focus on the industrials, aerospace, and financial services industries.

Sandra Duff

Corporate Controller
Sandra has over 26 years of experience in both private and public companies with progressive accounting and finance positions providing financial accuracy and data needed to make timely and accurate business decisions.

Alicia Green

Staff Accountant
Alicia has over 16 years of hands on industry accounting experience as well as over 10 years of experience with ERP systems in the manufacturing, construction and service industry.

Rachel Murphy

Staff Accountant
Rachel has over 10 years experience in bookkeeping and accounting with CPA firms as well as local small businesses in various markets across multiple industries.

Values-Driven Culture

At Achieve Capital, our mission is to forge close partnerships with our portfolio of companies, driving superior investment returns through a blend of hands-on expertise and unwavering integrity. This steadfast commitment to collaboration and ethical conduct not only defines our organizational culture but also serves as a powerful competitive advantage in the dynamic landscape of investment management.