“The team at Ascent Partners exceeded our expectations when selling our company. Their extensive relationships and experience delivered multiple offers from qualified parties at the same time, which was critical to our negotiating leverage.”
Craig Earnshaw, CEO, LifeLink Corporation

Who We Are

Ascent Partners is a unique “merchant bank” focused on creating, maximizing, and harvesting shareholder value on behalf of principals in $5 million to $50 million clean technology, software, and Internet companies.

Ascent teams with entrepreneurs to create and maximize shareholder value through a combination of corporate development, professional services, merger & acquisition expertise, and private equity investment through our partnership with the Prism Opportunity Fund and other private investors and venture capital firms.

Ascent’s services include mergers and acquisition advice, strategic alliances, and venture investments for clean technology, software, and Internet companies.


As former entrepreneurs in technology companies themselves, as well as being professional investors with Prism Capital, Ascent’s team has direct experience facing the challenges of growth and the practicalities involved in a value realization strategy. In addition, our years of experience have resulted in a network of relationships we can call upon on your behalf.

Find your company’s direction with our experienced team.