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Maranon Capital Leads Mezzanine and Equity Co-Investment to Support Acquisition of Aircraft Technical Publishers

December 10, 2015
By Business Wire News


Maranon Capital, L.P. today announced a mezzanine and equity co-investment in Aircraft Technical Publishers (“ATP”) to support the purchase of the business from the founding family by ParkerGale Capital, LP and incoming Chief Executive Officer, Charles Picasso.

ATP is the general aviation industry’s only single-source provider of information management and services for manufacturers, owners/operators, and maintenance providers. With its unified cloud-based SaaS platform, ATP facilitates management of all aircraft maintenance processes including service, compliance tracking, and inventory management. ATP’s services are used by more than 23,000 users in 96 countries and 54 manufacturers to ensure the highest levels of safety, compliance, and productivity. For more information, visit

About Maranon Capital

Maranon Capital, L.P. is an alternative investment management firm focused on private credit investments in middle market companies. Maranon’s competitive edge is its multi-product strategies that span the balance sheet with value-added financing and equity co-investments. Since 2008, Maranon has raised $1.5 billion of institutional capital across private funds and managed accounts and invested $1.8 billion in more than 100 portfolio companies. For more information about Maranon Capital please visit

About ParkerGale Capital

ParkerGale Capital, L.P. is a Chicago-based private equity firm that buys small, profitable technology companies. They also host the private equity industry’s only podcast, the PE FunCast. Additional information can be found at

Maranon Capital, L.P.
Rich Jander
Managing Director
Demian Kircher
Managing Director
Greg Long
Managing Director