Welcome to Grandlark Investments Inc.

Grandlark Investments Inc. (GII) is a boutique, private equity group, based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, that specializes in investing is small, emerging companies that are based in North America — with a preference given to those based in Vancouver and the lower mainland.

Typical deal size is between $200,000 CDN and $1,000,000 CDN and we most often take a majority position while leaving the founder or current owner(s) in place with a significant minority stake. With some exceptions, our normal strategy is primarily “buy and hold” for the longer term.

Industries that GII is interested in include, but are not limited to:

  • Food manufacturing and distribution, including beverages
  • Wholesale apparel
  • Psychological assessment instruments
  • Microbreweries
  • Green initiatives

We are especially interested in emerging companies that have strong IP and product development, and which primarily require expertise in operations, systems and strategy implementation, and sales and marketing.

For each acquisition, we typically assemble a world-class board advisory group that has extensive industry specific experience. As well, we enjoy challenging businesses that can benefit from focus, team work and the ability to populate the acquired company with top-notch team members.

For more information, please contact:

David Simpson
Managing Partner
Cell: (604) 417-4470

Michelle Marsden
Senior Associate
Cell: (604) 786-2416



March, 2015

GII completed an Asset Purchase Agreement with Enhanced Performance Systems of San Diego, California. The primary assets purchased in the transaction were psychometric assessment tools called The Attentional and Interpersonal Style (TAIS) Inventory, TAIS II and the High Performance Index (HPI). These sophisticated assessment instruments were developed by Robert M. Nideffer, Ph.D. &mdash one of the top psychologists in the world. Dr. Nideffer holds a place on the operating company Advisory Board and is on a long-term consulting contract as part of the acquisition.

 

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Vancouver, BC   V6C 3E2
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CONTACT

Telephone: +1 (604) 629-2930
Toll Free (N. America):  (800) 419-7473
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