Hammond, Kennedy, Whitney & Company, Inc. (HKW) is a private equity firm focused on making investments alongside talented managers in the middle market. We bring a unique set of capabilities to find companies and assist them in their strategic plan with the aim of ultimately driving value alongside the management teams. Above all, we believe in a culture of mutual respect and integrity, and strive to exhibit these values in all that we do.
HKW announced today the acquisition of John M. Floyd & Associates, Inc. ("JMFA"), a provider of software and consulting solutions designed to optimize overdraft programs for regional/ community banks and credit unions.Learn More
HKW announced today the sale of Gatekeeper Systems, Inc. Gatekeeper, headquartered in Foothill Ranch, CA, offers a product suite of intelligent cart solutions to minimize merchandise loss and reduce asset and labor expenditures.Learn More
HKW today announced the hiring of Jay Rhim as a Vice President on the firm's Transaction team. Based in Indianapolis, Mr. Rhim will focus on the business services sector.Learn More
HKW announced the final closing of HKW Capital Partners V, L.P. with total commitments of $365 million. Launched in September 2017, HKW V exceeded its original $350 million target.Learn More