Investor Relations

ABG is backed by BlackRock LTPC, General Atlantic, Leonard Green & Partners, Lion Capital, and a board of executive stakeholders.



BlackRock LTPC

BlackRock Long Term Private Capital is an innovative private equity fund focused on partnerships with best-in-class businesses, prudent capital structures to preserve optionality to drive growth and flexible investment durations that enable compounded capital appreciation. LTPC’s team of 19 professionals is based in New York and London and invests globally with a focus on North America and Western Europe. LTPC is backed by BlackRock, Inc., the world’s leading investment firm, which manages more than $6.8 trillion on behalf of investors worldwide, including over $170 billion across alternative asset classes.


General Atlantic

General Atlantic is a leading global growth equity firm committed to helping high-quality companies achieve unprecedented, long-term success. General Atlantic has invested in over 260 companies and manages approximately $20 billion in assets across five sectors: Retail & Consumer, Business Services, Financial Services, Healthcare, and Internet & Technology. Current and past investments include Squarespace, Airbnb, Uber, Snapchat, Buzzfeed, and Vox Media.


Leonard Green & Partners

As one of the nation’s preeminent private equity firms, Leonard Green & Partners has raised over $24 billion of private equity capital since its inception in 1989. The firm has invested in over 70 companies with an aggregate value of over $88 billion. Leonard Green & Partners’ portfolio includes numerous leading retailers such as Topshop/Topman, The Container Store, J.Crew, Lucky Brand, Signet Jewelers, Tourneau, Soul Cycle, and BJ’s Wholesale Club.


Lion Capital

Lion Capital is a consumer-focused investor known for their international expertise. The firm strategically transforms and drives growth in market-leading businesses and has led the investment of $8.7 billion in more than 30 businesses and 100 consumer brands across North America and Europe. Lion’s current and past portfolio includes investments in prominent brands including Jimmy Choo, John Varvatos, AllSaints, Kettle Foods, and Perricone MD.



ANDREW CRAWFORD | Global Head of Retail & Consumer, General Atlantic

ANDREW FERRER | Managing Director, General Atlantic

JONATHAN SEIFFER | Partner, Leonard Green & Partners

USAMA CORTAS | Partner, Leonard Green & Partners

JAMIE SALTER | Founder, Chairman & CEO, ABG


COLM LANIGAN | Managing Director, BlackRock LTPC

DAG SKATTUM | Managing Director, BlackRock LTPC

JOHN OVERBAY | Director, BlackRock LTPC