Evolution Media invests in entertainment, lifestyle, media, sports, and technology companies. We look to partner with passionate entrepreneurs and operators that are building disruptive and innovative companies so that we can actively create value and accelerate the growth of our portfolio companies. Leveraging relationships with Evolution’s founding members— TPG Growth, Creative Artists Agency (CAA), and Participant Media—we are uniquely able to identify companies that will disrupt and shape industries.

Based in Los Angeles, with offices in San Francisco, New York and Beijing, Evolution operates at key global intersections of entertainment and technology. Our portfolio spans a range of geographies & industries and have four core areas of focus:

  • Video Content & Distribution
  • Live Events & Ticketing
  • eSports & Gaming
  • Music & Audio
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TPG Growth invests in a broad range of industries including consumer, retail, technology, internet, healthcare, energy, cleantech and renewables, transportation, industrials, and business services. We target investments globally with a particular focus in North America and Asia. TPG Growth utilizes a broad range of investment structures including leverage buyouts, growth equity, and private investment in public equities (PIPE's). We leverage the broader platform of TPG Capital (www.tpg.com), the global private investment firm. TPG Growth has raised $4 billion of committed capital since inception and has a globa presence, with offices in San Francisco, Ft. Worth, New York, Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai, Singapore and Mumbai. TPG Growth also has an extended global reach through TPG offices in London, Paris, Luxembourg, Moscow, Tokyo, Sao Paulo, and Melbourne.
Leading entertainment and sports agency Creative Artists Agency (CAA) represents many of the most successful and innovative professionals working in film, television, music, video games, theatre, and digital content, and provides a range of strategic marketing and consulting services to corporate clients. CAA is also a leader in sports, representing more than 1,000 of the world's top athletes in football, baseball, basketball, hockey, soccer, tennis, and golf, and works in the areas of broadcast rights, corporate marketing initiatives, licensing, and sports properties for sales and sponsorship opportunities.
Participant Media is a global entertainment company founded in 2004 by Jeff Skoll to focus on feature film, television, publishing and digital content that inspires social change. Participant's more than 60 films include Good Night, and Good Luck, Syriana, An Inconvenient Truth, Food, Inc., Waiting for 'Superman', The Help, Contagion and Lincoln. Participant launches campaigns that bring together government entities, foundations, schools, and others to raise awareness and drive people to take action on issues from each film or television show. Pivot, the company's television network, is available in 47 million homes, with a diverse slate of talent and a mix of original series, acquired programming, films and documentaries. TakePart is Participant's digital news and lifestyle magazine and social action platform for the conscious consumer. Through its films, social action campaigns, digital network, and its television network, Participant seeks to entertain, encourage and empower every individual to take action.

Select Investments

Stem
Stem makes it easy for everyone involved in the creative process to get paid their share of earnings in a clear and timely manner
Mass Appeal
Mass Appeal is a New York-based media and content company whose mission is to represent and progress urban culture on a global scale
Base79
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