Harren is an private equity firm based in Charlottesville, Virginia, with an office in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Harren, with AUM of approximately $450m, is currently investing its third fund, a $275 m vehicle. The firm seeks investment opportunities in the lower middle market, defined as companies with $20m to $200m of annual revenue, in a broad range of industries. Harren's strategy is to create long-term value by improving operational performance, providing in-depth strategic analysis, and executing a plan in partnership with portfolio company executives. The investment strategy is based on: (i) a strict purchase price discipline, (ii) a differentiated approach to the marketplace, and (iii) a dedicated focus on operations improvement through on‐site work with portfolio companies.