"Here in the Midwest, we pride ourselves on the work ethic and dedication of our team members. The professionals at Harren completely share these values through a hands-on approach to working alongside us every day. While doing so, Harren’s extensive operating experience is crucial as we think through challenges and pursue growth."

Mike Cate
CEO of Marianna Industries

Harren Equity Partners is a private equity firm dedicated to the growth and development of industry-leading companies through the creation of strong partnerships. Harren's strategy is to create long-term value by improving operational performance, providing in-depth strategic analysis, and executing a plan in partnership with portfolio company executives. Harren professionals take time to learn the business from the beginning of our investment process, develop and implement a strategic business plan, and support management with the increasingly complicated decisions associated with growing a business.

The Harren investment philosophy is based on four primary pillars:

  • Provide management the resources necessary to support controlled and steady growth
  • Work together to manage each business discipline to a world-class level
  • Create a simple equity structure to align management’s interests with Harren’s
  • Maintain an atmosphere of mutual respect, trust, integrity, and discretion