Prior to launching our fund, Phoenix Partners established a strong track record of successful acquisitions and exits between 2012 and 2016. This forms the foundation of our strong relationships with our investors and stakeholders. Our investments are well diversified and composed of stable and growing companies.

Active Investments

CRH Oral Design

ACQUIRED APRIL 2015:  Founded in 1992, CRH Oral Design is a market leading manufacturer of dental implants, crowns and bridges and one of the largest dental laboratories in Québec. With a well-earned reputation for quality, the company is the exclusive dental laboratory for McGill University.


ACQUIRED JUNE 2013:  Lambert Inc. is a North American leader in the distribution of internationally renowned, high-end products tailored to cycling and running markets. Established in 1945 with offices in Quebec and British Columbia, Lambert Inc. employs 120 professionals who support the distribution of products through a network of over 2,000 independent dealers across Canada alone. Working in tandem with its wholly-owned South Carolina based subsidiary (Hawley LLC, 100 employees), Lambert Inc. is uniquely positioned as the only company in the industry with a North American platform.

Ref Plus

ACQUIRED MAY 2012:  RefPlus Inc. is Canada’s leading manufacturer of commercial refrigeration systems and precision air conditioning products. Established in 1992, RefPlus Inc. sells its products across North America and employs over 200 workers. The company services a client base that spans food distribution, food service, pharmaceutical and telecom industries.


Magid Brothers

ACQUIRED MAY 2014: Founded in 1966, Magid Brothers Distribution Inc. is Canada’s largest importer and distributor of food products to the value retail channel: the fastest growing segment in retail.

With over 500 products in its portfolio, Magid Brothers distributes goods in sectors that include confectionery, household, health and beauty care. In addition to selling products under its own and third-party brands, the Laval-based, 30-employee company has an active private label program for retailers and provides product introduction services for international companies seeking to market products in North America.

Marina Del Rey

ACQUIRED MAY 2014 (later merged with Magid Bros): Founded in 2010, Marina Del Rey Foods Inc. is a seafood importer and distributor that markets wild caught seafood. The Montreal-based company distributes through a North American network that includes major supermarket chains.