Our Mission

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Our mission is to create enduring value by:

  • Partnering with middle-market businesses with superior long-term prospects
  • Backing world-class management teams as they accelerate marketplace success
  • Managing financial risk in a responsible way
  • Cultivating an environment where people can achieve their potential

The Compass leadership team believes that if we can articulate a strong sense of purpose and use it to make decisions as well as strengthen motivation, then the shared value will drive performance.

Compass Diversified (NYSE: CODI) offers shareholders a unique opportunity to own a diverse group of leading middle-market businesses. We own controlling interests in our subsidiary businesses, which maximizes our operating flexibility and drives long-term value creation.


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Our Approach

Our permanent capital structure provides us with unmatched financial flexibility to be opportunistic and disciplined about the companies in which we invest. The potential for extended ownership enables our collaborative, low leverage approach, which is attractive to management teams and allows subsidiaries to better manage for growth.

Our Companies

Today, CODI owns and manages ten diverse subsidiaries. We believe these market leaders will continue producing stable cash flows over the long-term, enabling us to invest in their growth and make cash distributions to our shareholders.

Our History

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July 2022