Here is this week’s Deal Report for private equity and venture capital activity for US-based PE and VC firms and portfolio companies, brought to you by Scherzer International.

Fundraising for PE & VC Funds

Eighth real estate secondaries fund

New Heritage Capital
Fourth fund

Third fund

Seventh global private equity secondaries fund

Star Mountain Capital
Fourth direct lending fund

Tola Capital
Third fund

Tower Arch Capital
Third fund

Twelve Below
Second early-stage fund ($80M) and Opportunity fund ($28M)

Private Equity Deals

WILsquare Capital
Automotive Color & Supply Corp.
Undisclosed amount
Roseville, MI-based distributor of automotive and industrial paint and supply products in Indiana and Illinois

Rotunda Capital Partners
Door Pro America
Undisclosed amount
Gainesville, VA-based DTC installer and service provider of residential garage doors

Gauge Capital
East Coast Institute for Research
Undisclosed amount
Jacksonville, FL-based clinical research site management group focused on cardiovascular and metabolic diseases.

Global Atlantic
Undisclosed amount
New York, NY-based insurer

Lightyear Capital
Undisclosed amount
Rancho Cordova, CA-based insurance brokerage

Paceline Equity Partners
Kelso Industries
Phoenix, AZ-based provider of HVACR installation and maintenance services

Potter Global Technologies
Undisclosed amount
St. Louis, MO-based provider of fire safety and emergency communication products

Rover Group
Seattle, WA-based pet walking and sitting marketplace.

Avenue Sports Fund, Ryan McKillen,  Mike Buckley
U.S. team of international sailing league

EagleTree Capital
Summit Hill Foods
Undisclosed amount
Rome, GA-based owner of the Better Than Bouillon and Original Louisiana Hot Sauce brands

Madison Dearborn Partners
T2S Solutions
Undisclosed amount
Belcamp, MD-based provider of engineering and related services to the DoD and other U.S. government agencies

Norwest Equity Partners
United Sports Brands
Undisclosed amount
Fountain Valley, CA-based portfolio of sporting goods and active lifestyle brands like Shock Doctor

Fort Point Capital
Undisclosed amount
Pewaukee, WI-based provider of wastewater infrastructure rehabilitation and maintenance services

Sustainable Development Capital
Undisclosed amount
Greenwich, CT-based private equity firm focused on the energy transition.

Venture Capital Deals

Cowen Healthcare Investments, Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Northpond Ventures, Healthcap, BVF Partners
Aro Biotherapeutics
Philadelphia, PA-based developer of tissue-targeted genetic medicines

Liberty Strategic Capital, Istari
New York, NY-based cyber threat intelligence firm

Laborie Medical Technologies
Bright Uro
rvine, CA-based medical device company focused on the lower urinary tract

Goldman Sachs, WiL
New York, NY-based procurement management platform

WestBridge Capital, StepStone Group, Mayfield
San Jose, CA-based cloud app provisioning startup

Resolve Growth Partners
Kahuna Workforce Solutions
Houston, TX-based provider of skills management software for frontline workers.

Khosla Ventures, Clear Ventures, Engineering Capital, Wipro Ventures
San Jose, CA-based provider of back-office automation software

Volition Capital
Chicago, IL-based payments platform for creators

SixThirty, Rally Ventures, IA Capital Group, FCA Venture Partners, Plug and Play Ventures
Gilbert, AZ-based health care payments startup

Lightspeed Venture Partners, Homebrew, Conviction Capital, SV Angel, Ben’s Bites, Adam D’Angelo, Nat Friedman, Alex Chung
Pika Labs
San Francisco, CA-based text-to-video platform

Centana Growth Partners, Full In Partners, PROOF
Houston, TX-based inbound revenue SaaS for aesthetic and wellness practices

NEA, Moore Strategic Ventures, AEI HorizonX
Second Front Systems
Wilmington, DE-based provider of national security software

Sageview Capital, USVP, Javelin Venture Partners, Uncork Capital, Edith Harbaugh, Lowercase Capital
New York, NY-based marketing creation platform

Kleiner Perkins, Nvidia, Emergence Capital Partners
Menlo Park, CA-based cloud platform for generative AI training

Explorer 1 Fund, Eclipse, RTX Ventures, BlackRock, Exor Ventures, Mack & Co., XN
Ursa Major
Berthoud, CO-based rocket engine maker

UK Infrastructure Bank, Airbus, Barclays, Neom
Hollister, CA-based developer of hydrogen planes