Founded in 2006 by Bill Craven and Rick McNeight, Federal Systems actively seeks control investments in companies serving the Department of Defense and the Intelligence Community, and Federal Civilian agencies. Through partnerships with management teams, access to capital, and a deep understanding of the customer's needs, Federal Systems has a strong track record of creating significant value. Federal System's current goals include identifying and acquiring leading defense or IC technology companies (privately or publicly held) to build an integrated, market-leading company that both creates significant value for our investors and meaningfully contributes to the security of our nation.

Federal Systems is backed by Kelso & Co., a private equity fund based in New York. Kelso provides Federal Systems access to $1.2 billion of equity capital.

Federal Systems seeks investment opportunities in companies with the following characteristics:

Areas of interest to Federal Systems include but are not limited to:

Cyber Security
Homeland Security
Information technology