We are experts serving
Business Owning
Families and
Family Offices.

We are widely recognized as an industry-leader.

Our 34th Anniversary
1982 - 2016

Since 1982, we have been “Working at Full Blast” to deliver extraordinary results for clients.


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Our Four Core Services for Business Owning Families

Since 1982, Headwaters SC, LP (HWSC) has specialized in serving multi-generational family business enterprises, and direct business investments owned by single family offices. Our Four Core Advisory Services optimize the growth and transition of family-controlled businesses, and Specialized Services offer unique solutions for clients owning multiple operating businesses and direct investments.

BUSINESS
GROWTH

Today's rapidly changing global business environment requires companies to devise successful value growth strategies.
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COMPANY
CAPITALIZATION

Adequate capital availability and properly aligned capital providers are critical elements in the support of successful growth strategies.
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GENERATIONAL
TRANSITION

Over two-thirds of middle market business owners express a desire, during their lifetimes, to transfer their companies to the next generation.
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SHAREHOLDER
LIQUIDITY

Periodically shareholders in privately owned companies need some liquidity. Most often such liquidity does not require the sale of the business.
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Our Specialized Services for Business Owning Family Offices & Family Business Holding Companies

FAMILY OFFICE DIRECT
INVESTMENT SERVICES (FODIS)

Larger family owned businesses sometimes require long-term, patient capital partners. That's why we've developed proprietary access to private family office capital for our clients.
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RISK MEASUREMENT
(RMS)

Business owning families, family offices, or trustees for families having business-related wealth need to fully understand the risk dynamics between operating businesses and other asset categories in their portfolios to be able to evaluate if returns are commensurate to the risks they take and to understand the scenarios that can lead to potential loss of wealth and income.
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PRIVATE COMPANY EQUITY
OVERSIGHT SERVICES (PCEO)

Sometimes clients, trustees or beneficiaries need a capable, objective third party to oversee the performance of their private business interests.
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Business Growth Alliance

Our Partner Firms Within
Business Growth Alliance

HWSC founded Business Growth Alliance, LLC (BGA) in 2004 to provide our clients with access to an international network of seasoned professionals who often function as subcontractors for HWSC on client engagements. BGA is an International Affiliate Network of seasoned professional services firms dedicated to providing Corporate Development and Generational Transition Solutions and Family Office Direct Investment SM Services to assist the owners of private companies to grow larger and more valuable businesses. www.bgallc.net