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Specialized Industrials Investment Focus

Target Company Size

  • $10-$75 million in revenue
  • $2-$7 million of EBITDA
  • Add-ons of any size

Transaction Types

Buyouts, recapitalizations & partnership investments

Ownership Position

Prefer control, but will consider partnership positions


  • Platforms – headquartered in North America
  • Add-ons – any location


  • Corporate carve-outs
  • Family/entrepreneur-owned
  • Succession planning partnerships

Business Types

  • Niche manufacturers and converters
  • Value-added distributors
  • Industrial service providers (e.g., repair, remanufacturing, testing, rental)

Specialized Industrials Expertise

Specialized Industrials

Distributor and inventory services provider for industrial fasteners

Acquired in 2012 and sold to Incline Equity Partners in 2015

Specialized Industrials

Dominant regional provider of recycling services and end-of-life solutions for computers and electronic equipment

Acquired in 2006 and sold to Arrow Electronics in 2012

Specialized Industrials

Manufacturer of premium quality commercial and construction style trailers, primarily serving heavy haul applications in the infrastructure, agriculture, utility, oil and gas, mining and alternative energy markets

Acquired in 2007 and sold to Bull Moose Industries in 2016

Specialized Industrials

Manufacturer of thermoelectric generators and heaters for remote oil and gas and military applications

Acquired in 2004 and sold to Gentherm Incorporated in 2014

Specialized Industrials

Manufacturer of separation applications, including mist eliminators, mass transfer products and wedge wire screen products serving a variety of end markets, including chemicals, oil & gas, wasterwater and power generation

Acquired Amistco in July 2011; In December 2011, merged Amistco with the Separations and Mass Transfer business of ACS Industries, Inc. to create AMACS

To discuss a specialized industrials investment opportunity, please contact:
Kate Faust
(216) 278-7070