Jul 2024

Audax Private Debt Provides Financing to Support Macquarie Capital’s Acquisition of Kalkomey

NEW YORK - Audax Private Debt announced that, as Joint Lead Arranger, it provided a unitranche credit facility to support Macquarie Capital in their acquisition of Kalkomey (or the “Company”), a provider of online recreational safety education in North America.

Founded in 1995 and based in Richardson, Texas, Kalkomey serves outdoor enthusiasts and partners with government agencies to create courses, education materials, and software solutions that make recreation safe and accessible, reducing the risk of accidents and injuries. Offerings include software solutions for state and provincial agencies, distribution of regulations for outdoor activities, and highly rated mobile field applications for consumers. Each year, the Company trains and certifies nearly one million outdoor enthusiasts.


Based in New York, Audax Private Debt is a leading debt capital partner for North American middle market companies. Since its inception in 2000, the firm has invested more than $38 billion in support of over 280 private equity sponsors. Audax Private Debt works collaboratively to build tailored financing solutions for its clients through a comprehensive range of offerings that includes first lien, stretch senior, unitranche, second lien, and subordinated debt, as well as equity co-investments. Audax Private Debt is an experienced and trusted partner with senior leadership averaging more than 26 years in private credit and 15 years working together at the firm through multiple economic cycles. For more information, please visit www.audaxprivatedebt.com or follow us on LinkedIn.