Touchstone \ noun; c. 1530\ 1: A small tablet of dark siliceous stone used for assaying precious metals that has a finely grained surface on which, when rubbed, gold and silver leave a visible trace as evidence of their purity; 2: An intellectual measure by which the validity or merit of a concept can be tested.

Touchstone Group, LLC is an independent, full-service placement agent that raises institutional and family office capital for private equity, growth, venture capital, mezzanine, credit, infrastructure and other illiquid alternative investment managers. Our principals have successfully helped our manager clients raise over $3.5 billion.

We raise capital for institutionally-qualified investment managers, regardless of where they may be headquartered. We specialize in raising institutional and family office capital from investors in North America and Europe.

Touchstone Group professionals have an extensive level of buy-side experience, having worked as executives within large financial institutions, as principals in investment management firms, and as alternative asset consultants to major pension funds. We understand the needs of institutional investors and the alternative asset managers who serve them.