We invest in companies that provide critical products and services, primarily technology or technology-enabled solutions, to government and commercial customers worldwide.

Abaco

Global Tel*Link

Status Realized

Industry Government Services / Communications

Global Tel*Link Corporation (“GTL”) is a provider of telecom, software and technology products and services to inmates, investigators and administrators in the corrections industry. The Company's software is primarily utilized by corrections officers and investigators to monitor inmates' calls and prevent fraud through the use of call-forwarding detection and biometric caller identification. GTL's contracts are typically directly with the correctional facility or state and local governments and are exclusive for a period of three to five years. At the time of sale, the Company served approximately 970,000 inmates at 1,400 facilities in 38 states and 400 counties.