Russell Square Partners is a Toronto-based private equity firm that invests in private Canadian companies.


We target profitable businesses with exceptional management teams and compelling growth opportunities. By providing capital for growth and shareholder liquidity, Russell Square helps entrepreneurs and owner-operators build upon and unlock the value they have created in their businesses.

Typical investments include management-led buyouts, owners interested in selling or recapitalizing closely-held businesses, generational transitions, and corporate spin-offs. Our singular focus is to acquire and grow over a 10+ year time-horizon a small group of exceptional, high-quality companies that are leaders in their niche markets. We partner with management teams to build great businesses over the long term.