Francesca’s Collections

Houston, Texas

FOUNDED in 1999, Francesca’s Collections (NASDAQ: FRAN) is a high growth U.S. women’s specialty value retailer. Francesca’s boutiques are filled with an eclectic mix of apparel, jewelry, handbags, accessories and gifts at affordable price points.


Original Investment


CCMP II 2010 Realized

Partnered with a strong management team of a founder-owned business to ramp up store openings leading to significant revenue and EBITDA growth and a successful initial public offering

Growth Plan

Rapidly grew store base Drove same store sales growth
Built-out corporate infrastructure Improved operating efficiencies