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BluWave Awards 2023: ParkerGale is PE Innovator of the Year

February 15, 2023

By: Brad Gerick

We’re proud to announce ParkerGale Capital as Innovator of the Year in the second annual BluWave private equity awards. The Chicago-based firm was selected for its for exemplary innovation and leadership.

“We are proud to be recognized by BluWave for our approach to acquiring and improving small software companies,” said Devin Mathews, founder and Partner of ParkerGale Capital. “Since our founding, we have worked hard to deliver results through building an organization that deeply integrates investing and operations while sticking to our core values around ESG and diversity.”

Also See: 2023 Private Equity Awards Winners

Firms chosen for the Top Private Equity Innovator Award are selected based upon a rigorous assessment in consultation with leading limited partners, investment bankers, service providers and other thought leaders in the private equity ecosystem. Selected firms represent the top 2 percent in the private equity for innovative practices in:

  • Proactive due diligence practices
  • Transformative value creation
  • Embracement of ESG
  • Modern private equity firm operations

“Private equity is an essential business builder and pillar of the economy, facilitating growth and development in almost every industry and creating millions of jobs in America,” said Sean Mooney, founder and CEO, BluWave. “ParkerGale has differentially demonstrated how to build and grow businesses. We congratulate them on their innovation and success in creating value.”