Here is this week’s Deal Report for private equity and venture capital activity for US-based PE and VC firms and portfolio companies, brought to you by Scherzer International.

Fundraising for PE & VC Funds

Achieve Partners
New York, NY
New fund

Ara Partners
Third fund

Argonaut Private Equity
Fifth fund

Sixth pre-seed/seed fund and for an opportunity fund.

Debut fund

Capital Charlotte, NC
First growth equity fund

Harpoon Ventures
San Diego, CA
Fourth early-stage fund

Playground Global
Third fund

Rally Ventures
Menlo Park, CA
Fifth fund

Sandbrook Capital
Stamford, CT
Debut climate infrastructure fund

Springdale Ventures
Austin, TX
Fund focused on early-stage consumer brands.

Turnspire Capital
New York, NY
Second lower midmarket fund

Private Equity Deals

Clearlake Capital Group and Insight Partners
Undisclosed amount
Irvine, CA-based data analytics software company

Undisclosed amount
Redwood City, CA-based VPP and distributed resource management provider

Thoma Bravo
Undisclosed amount
Durham, NC-based content creation and distribution platform for investment research providers.

Heartwood Partners
Bush Brothers Provisions
Undisclosed amount
West Palm Beach, FL-based meat packing and distribution company

J.C. Flowers
CFG Bank
Baltimore, MD-based lender focused on the health care and multifamily industries.

CINC Systems
Undisclosed amount
Duluth, GA-based provider of cloud software to the community association management sector

Surge Private Equity
Coastal Amusements
Undisclosed amount
Lakewood, NJ-based maker of coin-operated ticket and prize redemption games

Audax Private Equity
Dobbs Tire & Auto Centers
Undisclosed amount
St. Louis, MO-based tire retailer and automotive aftermarket service company

GI Partners
DQE Communications
Undisclosed amount
Pittsburgh, PA-based fiber provider

Carlyle and Insight Partners
Undisclosed amount
New York, NY-based provider of supply chain risk management

SaaS Transom Capital Group
Undisclosed amount
Santa Fe Springs, CA-based maker and distributor of flooring products

Bain Capital
McLean, VA-based consultancy for government and business clients

EQT Infrastructure
Heritage Environmental Services
Undisclosed amount
Indianapolis, IN-based provider of industrial waste management

Sentinel Capital Partners
High Bar Brands
Undisclosed amount
Owatonna, MN-based maker of branded aftermarket products for heavy-duty trucks and trailers

Stone Point Capital, General Atlantic
Undisclosed amount
Nashville, TN-based employee-screening company

Nordic Capital
Undisclosed amount
Philadelphia, PA-based drug manufacturer

Great Point Partners
Undisclosed amount
Nashville, TN-based provider of physician payment automation solutions

Undisclosed amount
Indianapolis, IN-based provider of contract lifecycle management solutions for health-care orgs

Sentinel Capital Partners
Online Labels Group
Undisclosed amount
Sanford, FL-based provider of pressure-sensitive labels, shrink sleeves, and flexible packaging solutions.

Clayton Dubilier & Rice
Shearer’s Foods
Undisclosed amount
Massillon, OH-based snack-maker

Cerberus Capital Management
Spring EQ
Undisclosed amount
Radnor, PA-based provider of home equity financing solutions

TruArc Partners
Watchtower Security
Undisclosed amount
St. Louis, MO-based provider of managed video surveillance and asset protection solutions to the multi-family housing industry.

Molior Growth Partners
Western Storage & Handling
Undisclosed amount
Denver, CO-based provider and installer of material handling and storage equipment

Argosy Private Equity
Wize Solutions
Undisclosed amount
Salt Lake City, UT-based installer of material handling equipment

Kohlberg & Co.
Worldwide Clinical Trials
Undisclosed amount
Morrisville, NC-based contract research organization

Undisclosed amount
Orangeburg, SC-based maker of polymer components used in medical procedures.

Venture Capital Deals

Momenta, Doosan Bobcat North America, Toyota Ventures
San Francisco, CA-based autonomous agriculture software startup

A16z, Renegade Partners, Spark Capital, Bloomberg Beta
Air Space Intelligence
San Francisco, CA-based developer of “AI-powered air operations systems

Engine Ventures
Amide Technologies
Cambridge, MA-based biotech that synthesizes “challenging” peptides.

The Column Group, Lux Capital, Nextech Invest
Atavistik Bio
Cambridge, MA-based developer of precision allosteric therapeutics

Braidwell, TPG, Deerfield, Fairmount, Aisling Capital
Bicara Therapeutics
Cambridge, MA-based developer of dual-action biologics

Envisioning Partners, United Airlines’ Sustainable Flight Fund, Microsoft’s Climate Innovation Fund, DSC Investment, Elemental Excelerator
Dimensional Energy
Ithaca, NY-based sustainable jet fuel startup

DCVC, Breakthrough Energy Ventures, Black VC Consortium
Fourth Power
Boston, MA-based developer of thermal battery technology

Bain Capital Ventures
Austin, TX-based anti-ransomware startup

Elad Gil, Kleiner Perkins, OpenAI Startup Fund, Sequoia Capital
San Francisco, CA-based legal AI startup

SBVA, HRZ Han River Partners, SK Telecom, KDB Silicon Valley, Ignite Innovation Fund, Samyang Chemical Group, Murex Partners, Byucksan
Mountain View, CA-based precision oncology startup

A16z, Flybridge LTV Operator Fund, Oxeon, Larry Summers, Brynn Putnam, Lydia Gilbert, Varsha Rao
Needham, MA-based weight management company

GV, Viking Global Investors
Boston, MA-based photonic computing company

San Francisco, CA-based media monitoring company

Gullspång Re:food, Otter Capital Partners, S2G Ventures, Leaps by Bayer
NewLeaf Symbiotics
St. Louis, MO-based developer of pink-pigmented facultative methylotrophs

Soleus Capital, Janus Henderson Investors, Marshall Wace, Sahsen Ventures, Saras Capital
Parse Biosciences
Seattle, WA-based provider of single-cell sequencing solutions.

Greenoaks, Madrona, Accel, Cercano, Founders Co-op
San Francisco, CA-based enterprise productivity startup

Gutter Capital, Watchung Capital
Simply Homes
Portland, ME-based single-family rental sourcing and underwriting platform

L2 Point Management
Boston, ME-based cybersecurity risk management provider

Sixth Street Growth
Bethesda, MD-based provider of hotel property management systems

Enavate Sciences, TPG, Citadel, Monograph Capital, Eventide Asset Management, Frazier Life Sciences, Velosity Capital
Sudo Biosciences
Carmel, IN-based developer of TYK2 inhibitors

a16z, Arch Venture Partners, GV, Longwood Fund, Polaris Partners, Bruker Corp., Fujifilm, Alexandria Venture Investments
Tome Biosciences
Watertown, MA-based programmable genomic integration startup

DCVC, North Pond Ventures, Camford Capital, the Regents of the University of Minnesota
Totus Medicines
Emeryville, CA-based biotech that uses covalent libraries and AI tools for drug discovery.

Riot Ventures, Eclipse, ACME Capital, Menlo Ventures, Narya, 645 Ventures,, Champion Hill Ventures, FiveNine Ventures
True Anomaly
Centennial, CO-based maker of small satellites for surveillance and reconnaissance of space objects.

Temasek, Iconiq Growth, Sofina, Peak XV, Helena
Twin Health
Mountain View, CA-based metabolic care startup.

Merck Global Health Innovation Fund, Artis Ventures, First Spark Ventures, The Venture Collective, Humain Ventures, LongeVC, Not Boring Capital
Unnatural Products
Santa Cruz, CA-based computational biology startup

Cybernetix Ventures, Construct Capital, Pillar VC, OUP
Verve Motion
Cambridge, MA-based maker of robotic exosuits for factory workers

FUSE, Prime Ventures
Seattle, WA-based provider of provider of field service management and customer engagement software