Innovative & flexible capital



McLarty Capital Partners UK provides flexible capital to established small & medium sized enterprises in the United Kingdom and Europe.




WE believe that small & medium sized enterprises are the growth engine of the economy.

McLarty Capital Partners UK was established to provide flexible debt capital solutions to support SMEs across the UK and Europe.  

We believe that the capital requirements for SMEs are growing and that smart ideas and good companies deserve access to fair capital.  

We partner with SMEs across a range of industries by pairing our deep analytical expertise and storied investment experience with an entrepreneurial mindset.

Our personalised approach and willingness to understand the drivers of each business situation set us apart from other capital providers.



McLarty Capital Partners UK invests in a diverse range of transactions alongside entrepreneurs, management teams, banks, alternative funding providers, and private equity sponsors. We recognise that SMEs have dynamic capital needs when pursuing growth, and we are prepared to support a variety of situations across the capital structure through bespoke capital solutions. We are committed to building a long-term partnership between our tight-knit team and our portfolio companies.

investment criteria

McLarty Capital Partners UK looks to invest in SMEs with turnover over £5 million and EBITDA in excess of £1 million. We seek to partner with SMEs with experienced management teams and thoughtful growth strategies. The ideal business will also operate within a defined industry niche and have a defensible market position. We are industry generalists. Our primary geographic focus is the United Kingdom, but we can also pursue opportunities in Europe on a selective basis.  


Our team has a broad range of experience in financing SMEs throughout various stages of their business life cycle. We are equipped to provide flexible debt capital for mergers & acquisitions, refinancings & recapitalizations, growth & working capital, and early stage situations with demonstrated cash flow.  

capital structure

McLarty Capital Partners UK provides investment across the capital structure with a focus on senior and junior debt.

We also evaluate and fund larger transactions through co-investment with our strategic investment partners.


McLarty Capital Partners UK is part of the global investment strategy of McLarty Capital Partners.

With professionals located in London, New York, Dallas, Little Rock, and Los Angeles, McLarty Capital Partners is a global investment platform capable of leveraging local expertise to the benefit of our portfolio companies. The professionals at McLarty Capital Partners have built their careers founding, operating, financing, and advising SMEs.