MCG Global, formed in 1995 by Vincent A. Wasik and S. Garrett Stonehouse, is a private equity firm leading leveraged buyout acquisitions and growth capital investments in undervalued middle market companies. The firm s investment strategy is centered upon the Principal s active involvement in the post-closing strategic direction and operational improvement of its portfolio companies and the implementation of its value creator model. This investment and operational philosophy has led to a 2.5 times return of capital and a compound annual return rate of 37 percent. The company leads transactions and has consummated multi-national acquisitions, public offerings (domestically and in foreign markets), high-yield bond offerings and numerous refinancings and recapitalizations on behalf of its portfolio companies. MCG is headquartered in Westport, Conn.