In the Press
ZT Corporate eyes dozens of new dealerships, potential IPO for automotive arm ZT Motors
September 7, 2023
“Our vision now has completely changed over the last two-plus years,” ZT Corporate Chairman and CEO Taseer Badar said of his growth plans for ZT Motors, the private equity firm’s automotive arm. Read the article here.
13 healthcare mergers and acquisitions making headlines in June
July 7, 2023
Here is a summary of hospital and healthcare merger and acquisition-related transactions from June: 1. Christus Health will acquire Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center in Alamogordo, N.M., effective July 1. Gerald Champion Regional is an independent, nonprofit, sole community level III trauma hospital. It employs or contracts with approximately 160 providers and 1,000 staff and […]
Chon 100 ranked in the top 100 private companies
June 20, 2023
Houston’s top private companies saw revenue gains in 2022 despite inflation, rising interest rates and economic uncertainty. Tricon Energy, a global distributor of chemicals, topped the Houston Chronicle’s survey of the region’s private firms with $12.5 billion in revenue, about 22 percent more than the $10.2 billion it had in 2021. Read the article here.
Private equity group acquires 14 freestanding ERs in Texas
June 17, 2023
Atlus Community Healthcare, a portfolio company of private equity firm ZT Corporate, acquired Exceptional Emergency Center, a system of 14 emergency rooms across Texas. Read the article here.
HBJ largest venture capital and private equity firm in Houston
April 28, 2023
Information on The List was supplied by individual companies through questionnaires and could not be independently verified by the Houston Business Journal. Only those that responded to our inquiries were listed. In case of ties, companies are listed alphabetically. Read the article here.
2023 Largest Houston-area minority-owned businesses
March 31, 2023
Ranked by Total revenue 2022 Information on The List was supplied by individual companies through questionnaires and could not be independently verified by the Houston Business Journal. Only those that responded to our inquiries were listed. In case of ties, companies are listed alphabetically. Read the article here.
ZT Corporate Executes Major Liquidity Event for Investors in a Strategic Management Buyout
March 30, 2023
Exit of successful auto dealership portfolio generated a MOIC of 2.3X-2.4X for investors over a 5 to 8 years of investment period HOUSTON, March 30, 2023–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ZT Corporate, a private equity firm that specializes in healthcare and automotive investments, today announced that it has completed a liquidity event for its investors through a strategic management […]
Partying With Yellowstone Stars, Astros’ World Series Moments and Music Legends — Houston’s Best 2022 Party Scenes
December 30, 2022
The Photos We’ll Remember After three years of limited partying and muted charitable fundraising in Houston, exuberance returned in 2022 as did ballgowns, multi-million dollar fundraising galas and dreamy party decorations. It was a year of financial record setting. The Menil Collection returned with its once every five-year gala to raise a record $2.1 million […]
John Legend Swoops Into Houston to Play a Star-Studded Corporate Gala — and the Biggest Names Come Out
December 22, 2022
ZT Corporate and CEO Taseer Badar Pull Out All the Stops In a Bayou City Party Like No Other John Legend. Need we say more? Lucky, lucky were the 1,200 guests invited to join ZT Corporate for the annual Chairman’s Ball at the Hilton Americas-Houston with the Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony award winner on […]