Compass Diversified Holdings is a public company that owns and manages a diverse of middle-market businesses. The company offers its shareholders an opportunity to own profitable middle-market businesses that hold highly defensible positions in their individual market niches. Their model for creating shareholder value involves discipline in identifying and valuing businesses and proactive engagement with the management teams of the companies they acquire. Compass Diversified Holdings delivers a high level of transparency in its financial reporting and governance processes. The company was founded in 1998 and is based in Westport, Connecticut, United States.