Star Mountain is a specialized asset management firm focused exclusively on the U.S. lower middle-market by investing debt and equity directly into established operating companies, making strategic investments into fund managers and purchasing secondary fund positions. Get Strategic Capital Sell or Buy a Business Learn About Investment Products Board Positions & Careers
Play Video  

Through its Collaborative Ecosystem® and custom-built media & data-driven technology platform, Star Mountain is a recognized industry leader as a value-added lender and investment partner to leading businesses across the U.S.


Star Mountain Capital Named One of
Crain’s 2019 Best Places to Work
in NYC

Star Mountain Capital is excited to announce that it has been named one of the 2019 Best Places to Work by Crain’s New York Business.

Curtis Glovier, Recent CEO of PENSCO and former Managing Director at Fortress, Joins Star Mountain as a Senior Advisor

Mr. Glovier will assist Star Mountain with deal sourcing, additional industry-focused underwriting expertise as well as portfolio management support to both and help protect capital in an aligned manner with Star Mountain’s portfolio companies and investors.

Star Mountain Capital Named One of Pensions & Investments 2019 Best Places to Work

Star Mountain Capital is pleased to announce that it has been named one of the 2019 Best Places to Work by Pensions & Investments.


COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update:
Outlook for the U.S. Lower

Star Mountain Capital Founder & CEO, Brett Hickey, and Chief Risk Officer, Dr. Lev Borodovsky, provide an analysis of what we currently know about COVID-19 (the “Coronavirus”) and how it might impact the global economy as well as the U.S. Lower Middle-Market.

Star Mountain’s CEO & Founder, Brett Hickey, featured on Bloomberg TV’s Money Undercover

Star Mountain Capital founder & CEO, Brett Hickey was recently featured on Bloomberg TV’s Money Undercover where he discussed the potential impact of the Corona virus and how to manage volatility and potential risks in private credit particularly within U.S. small and medium-sized businesses.

CEO Interview Series
Financing Options & Solutions for Growing Businesses

Star Mountain Capital CEO Brett Hickey sits down with Justin Joffe, the founder & CEO of HENRY the Dentist to discuss HENRY’s launch and financing options and solutions for growing businesses.


CEO Interview Series
Nourish to Flourish
Naomi Arbit

Star Mountain Capital CEO Brett Hickey sits down with behavioral scientist, Dr. Naomi Arbit to speak about investing in the most valuable asset of any organization – its team and employees.

Brett Hickey and Naomi Arbit discuss ways to help your most valuable assets be happy, healthy, energized and focused. Behavioral science provides a lens through which to analyze, understand and change people’s behavior in different contexts.

Star Mountain Again a
Top Fundraising Team for Terry Fox Run for Cancer Research

Star Mountain Capital was one of the top fundraising teams for The Terry Fox Run for Cancer Research which took place in New York City on Saturday, October 12, 2019.

Culture is a core part of the DNA of the business at Star Mountain Capital and we are proud to say that last year we were again one of the top fundraising teams of the Terry Fox Run.

INDVSTRVS Magazine Feature Profile on Brett Hickey
“Building Cultural Capital”

Star Mountain CEO, Brett Hickey, was recently featured in the “tribes” section of innovative digital magazine INDVSTRVS.

The feature-length article was different from most Brett has done since founding Star Mountain in 2010; instead of focusing on the monetary elements of success, INDVSTVRS dove deeply into the business-with-purpose ethos that infuses…