At Mertal Family Partners we support entrepreneurs, sponsors, and search funds to build exceptional companies. We provide capital, strategic resources, and hard work to help all stakeholders benefit from shared success.
What makes us different
We invest our own money, allowing flexibility and efficient decision making
We invest for the long-term, not a quick flip
We have the flexibility to take an active or passive role in each company we back
We are focused on growth and business building, not cutting costs
We are team players dedicated to a culture of partnership and shared success for all stakeholders
Andrew is the Managing Partner of Mertal and founded the firm in 2017. In this capacity, Andrew sits on the board of Metro Vein Centers and previously sat on the board of UPAuto Group. Prior to Mertal, Andrew was an investment professional at Blackstone Capital and subsequently Gamut Capital. Andrew has also spent time at Goldman Sachs and Barclays Capital. Andrew graduated magna cum laude from Georgetown University where he was captain of the triathlon team.
Metro Vein Centers provides treatments for varicose veins, superficial venous conditions, PAD and other vascular conditions. The company operates 24 locations across six states.
The Skin Center is a leading medical spa, and cosmetic surgery. The company maintains seven locations in Pittsburgh and Columbus.
Narmi provides API-enabled account opening, mobile banking and online banking solutions to financial institutions.
Two Hat is an AI-powered content moderation software that classifies and filters human interactions across gaming and social platforms.
Wolin Design Group provides warehouse management software solutions to the logistics, distribution and inventory management industries.
Skill Lync provides online, project based advanced engineering courses for engineering students
Pacific Shoring is one of the leading manufacturers of shoring equipment in the United States.
Active Search Funds
We back entrepreneurs looking to acquire and grow small businesses
Randy Burns | Buffalo Point Partners
Kasra Hedayatnia | Emerson Capital
Brad Gulbrandsen | Northrim Horizon
Nate Abede | Rockpoint Capital
Narayan Raj | Teak Partners