Enlightenment Capital Backs Cadmus

Waltham, Massachusetts-based Cadmus Group, a technical and strategic consultancy, has raised an undisclosed amount of funding. The investor was Enlightenment Capital.


Chevy Chase, Maryland – September 11, 2017: Enlightenment Capital, an aerospace, defense, and government-focused investment firm based in the Washington, DC area, announced it has made a strategic investment in the Cadmus Group LLC (Cadmus), a leading technical and strategic consultancy. The investment will support Cadmus’ growth strategy of leveraging its consulting expertise into new geographic and domain markets and exploring strategic acquisition opportunities.

Founded in 1983, Cadmus solves critical and highly complex problems for its clients in the areas of energy, climate, homeland security, the natural and built environments, public health, and international development. Cadmus works with the federal government, state and local governments, and the private sector.

“Ian Kline (president and CEO) and the Cadmus team bring a level of dedication to and depth in their scientific fields that is unmatched in their industry. Both government and private customers have consistently turned to them in solving some of their toughest problems,” said Devin Talbott, Managing Partner of Enlightenment Capital. “We look forward to supporting Cadmus’ continued growth both organically and through M&A.”

“We are excited to partner with Enlightenment as we continue to grow the business and expand our capabilities,” said Ian Kline, Cadmus president and CEO. “Enlightenment understands our markets, and they will be a key partner during this next chapter of our evolution.”

About Cadmus

Cadmus provides professional consulting services that help clients achieve their goals and create social and economic value today and for future generations. By applying exceptional technical expertise and a highly collaborative approach, we deliver customized solutions to our clients that address complex challenges in energy, climate, homeland security, the natural and built environments, public health, and international development. Cadmus’ more than 500 consultants serve government, commercial, and nongovernmental organizations in the United States and abroad. For more information, visit www.cadmusgroup.com.

Cadmus is committed to helping our clients create social and economic value and improve the quality of people’s lives, today and for future generations.

About Enlightenment Capital

Enlightenment Capital, a Washington, DC-area based private investment firm, provides senior debt, mezzanine debt, and equity to middle market companies in the Aerospace, Defense & Government (ADG) sector. The firm partners with management teams, equity sponsors, and those businesses that provide vital services, protect critical infrastructure, innovate cyber and data solutions, engineer aerospace systems, safeguard national security, and endeavor to meet the challenges of today and tomorrow. For more information, visit www.enlightenment-cap.com.