Trimaran Capital Partners (“Trimaran”) is a private investment firm based in New York. Founded in 1998, Trimaran and its affiliated entities have managed private equity funds; collateralized bond and loan obligation funds; and hedge funds that invested in public and private debt and equity securities.


Trimaran Fund Management, LLC

Trimaran Fund Management, LLC (“Trimaran Fund Management”) is a manager of private equity funds. Funds managed by Trimaran Fund Management and its predecessors have invested approximately $1.75 billion in over 60 acquisition and other private equity transactions totaling more than $10 billion. These transactions ranged from growth and technology-oriented investments to highly-structured project and infrastructure investments to deep value investments and turn-arounds. The subject companies in these acquisitions spanned a variety of industries including energy, infrastructure, telecom/media, technology, consumer products and services, financial services, and manufacturing.


Trimaran Advisors, L.L.C.

Trimaran Advisors, L.L.C. (“Trimaran Advisors”) was the credit-based alternative asset management arm of Trimaran Capital Partners, located in New York City.  

Trimaran Advisors focused primarily on below investment grade corporate debt, using primary credit research to identify attractive investment opportunities and monitor the credits in the firm’s investment portfolios.  Trimaran Advisors managed several generations of Collateralized Debt Obligation and Collateralized Loan Obligation funds. Trimaran Advisors was acquired by KCAP Financial Inc. in February 2012.

Trimaran Credit Managers LP

Trimaran Credit Managers LP (“Trimaran Credit Managers”) managed distressed credit and equity-oriented hedge funds as sub advisor to the Trian Credit Funds, and as manager of other funds and managed accounts. Trimaran Credit Managers focused on private and public debt and equity securities of leveraged, stressed and distressed companies in the United States, Canada and Europe.

Our mission is simple:

  • To provide investors with superior risk-adjusted returns;
  • To align our interests with those of our investors and the management teams of our portfolio companies to the maximum degree possible; and
  • To treat everyone with whom we interact, at any level, in an honest, ethical and straightforward manner