Our Team

Michael Lee-Chin

Michael Lee-Chin is Chairman of Portland Private Equity and sponsor of ACF; founder and Chairman of Portland Holdings Inc., a privately held investment company which owns a collection of diversified operating companies.


Value Creation

Portland Private Equity’s value creation framework is anchored in the investment tenets established by its Chairman in the mid 1980’s. These tenets are:

  • Own a focused portfolio of businesses
  • Seek businesses that are in attractive market sectors
  • Understand these businesses well
  • Prefer businesses which prudently leverage external capital
  • Build these businesses for the long term