FSB Companies is a private investment firm located in Chicago that owns and manages a diverse portfolio of companies in four sectors: private equity, real estate, agriculture, and lending. Founded by Frank Brumfield in 2006, our firm believes long-term company value derives from investment in quality people. The FSB team provides high-level business and technological resources across the portfolio, working closely with teams to create the best version of each company. Our mission is to foster opportunities for our portfolio companies and the people who power them.
Our team has developed proven strategies to help our portfolio of investments achieve success, whether they are disruptive ag biotech startups, high-performing healthcare companies, or unique real estate developments. Our investing strategy concentrates on building real companies and acquiring real assets. As shorthand, we categorize our investments with the acronym R.E.A.L. (Real estate, Equity, Agriculture, Lending). Read more about each of our investment divisions below.
The FSB Companies team works to drive results throughout our portfolio by providing a customized set of in-house resources. Our team analyzes the needs of each investment to see where we can create value by implementing proven processes and tailored solutions unique to each situation.
We are comprised of a small team of seasoned professionals, experienced entrepreneurs and operators focused on finding the right investment and guiding it through all phases. We place a premium on good people with a strong work ethic and emphasize our values.