Alleghany Capital Corporation/W&W|AFCO Steel: Represented Alleghany Capital Corporation in its acquisition of a majority stake in W&W|AFCO Steel, one of the largest structural steel fabrication and erection companies in North America.
Alleghany Capital Corporation/W&W|AFCO Steel/Hirschfeld Industries: Represented W&W|AFCO Steel in its acquisition of Texas-based steel producer Hirschfeld Industries.
American Railcar Industries/ITE Management/Greenbrier Companies: Represented leading railcar manufacturer American Railcar Industries, Inc. in the $430 million sale of its manufacturing business to Greenbrier Companies, Inc. by ITE Management L.P.
Atlas Holdings/International Wire Group Holdings: Represented Atlas Holdings in its acquisition of wire manufacturer and marketer International Wire Group Holdings.
BBS Automation/ReaLead/Team/ANT: Represented BBS Automation, a leading developer of automation solutions, in its acquisitions of China-based ReaLead, Italy-based Team S.r.l. and Poland-based ANT Sp. z o.o.
Blantyre Capital/Seuffer/AST (Advanced Sensor Technologies) International: Represented Blantyre Capital in its acquisition of Seuffer’s assets to form AST International.
Curtis Instruments/Kohler Co.: We represented Curtis Instruments in its sale to Kohler Co.
CVC/Bosch Packaging Technology Business Unit: Represented CVC Capital Partners on the acquisition of Bosch's packaging technology business unit, one of the leading suppliers of process and packaging technology.
Eads Distribution/FCX Performance: Represented Eads Distribution, LLC, a portfolio company of the CapStreet Group, in the sale of Eads, a leading manufacturer and provider of engineered products and solutions to the chemical, petrochemical, refining, power, packaging and general industrial markets, to FCX Performance, a portfolio company of Harvest Partners.
EQT Mid Market Europe/BBS Automation: Represented EQT Mid Market Europe in its acquisition of BBS Automation, a provider of flexible and high-quality automation solutions for complex manufacturing and testing processes.
Gainline Capital Partners/Southern Motion: Represented Gainline Capital Partners LP in an agreement for funds managed by Gainline to acquire upholstered furniture manufacturer Southern Motion, Inc.
IK Investment/Bretèche Industrie Group: Advised IK Investment Partners in its acquisition of Bretèche Industrie Group, a leading global manufacturer of industrial equipment for the production of food, pharmaceutical, and cosmetic products, from Equistone Partners and Céréa Capital.
IK Investment Partners/Exxelia/HLD Europe: Advised IK Investment Partners in its agreement to sell Exxelia, the European leader in the manufacturing of high reliability passive components and electromechanical systems, to HLD Europe.
ITE Management/American Railcar: Represented ITE Management in its acquisition of American Railcar Industries from Icahn Enterprises in a transaction valued at approximately $1.75 billion.
Keyfactor/Insight Partners/PrimeKey: Represented Keyfactor, an Insight Partners portfolio company, in its merger with PrimeKey under the Keyfactor brand.
Lakeside Book Company/Atlas Holdings/Phoenix Color Corp.: Represented Lakeside Book Company, an Atlas Holdings platform company, in its acquisition of Phoenix Color Corp.
Mueller Industries/ATCO Rubber Products: Represented Mueller Industries in its $162.8 million acquisition of ATCO Rubber Products.
OpenGate Capital/Saint-Gobain: Represented OpenGate Capital on the acquisition of the silicon carbide division of Saint-Gobain.
PAI Partners/IPH/Advent: Represented PAI Partners in its deal to sell IPH, a European industrial supplies distributor, to Advent International.
PAI Partners/StellaGroup:Represented PAI Partners in its acquisition of StellaGroup, a market leader in the production of doors, gates, shutters and enclosures for industrial and residential buildings in France, from ICG.
PAI Partners/StellaGroup/CRH: Represented PAI Partners, the owners of StellaGroup, in StellaGroup’s acquisition of the shutters & awnings platform of CRH.
Precinmac Precision Machining/Viper Northwest/Shields Manufacturing: Represented Precinmac Precision Machining, a manufacturer of high-precision machined components and assemblies in the aerospace and defense, semiconductor, and industrials sectors, in its acquisitions of Viper Northwest, Inc. and Shields Manufacturing, Inc.
Safe Fleet/Oak Hill Capital Partners: Represented Safe Fleet in its sale to Oak Hill Capital Partners.
STARK Deutschland/Melle Gallhöfer/palero: Represented STARK Deutschland GmbH in its agreement to acquire Melle Gallhöfer, a leading German specialist dealer for roofs and facades, from private equity fund palero.
The Sterling Group/L&S Mechanical: Represented The Sterling Group, L.P. in its acquisition of L&S Mechanical, LLC, a leading provider of turnkey plumbing, HVAC and electrical installation services in Texas.
The Sterling Group/Polychem Corporation: Represented The Sterling Group in its acquisition of Polychem Corporation, a leader in the securement packaging industry.
The Sterling Group/Process Barron: Represented The Sterling Group in its acquisition of Process Barron, a leading provider of custom turn-key air and material handling solutions to a variety of industries. Also represented The Sterling Group and Process Barron in the sale of Process Barron to funds managed by Carousel Capital.
The Sterling Group/Time Manufacturing/H.I.G. Capital: Represented The Sterling Group and portfolio company Time Manufacturing, a global manufacturer of vehicle mounted aerial lifts, in the sale of Time Manufacturing to H.I.G. Capital.
Time Manufacturing Company/Aspen Aerials: Represented Time Manufacturing Company, a portfolio company of The Sterling Group, in its acquisition of Aspen Aerials, Inc.
Time Manufacturing/BrandFX: Represented Time Manufacturing Company/Versalift, a portfolio company of The Sterling Group, in its acquisition of market-leading composite service body manufacturer BrandFX Holdings, LLC.
Time Manufacturing/Sterling Group/Ruthmann Group: Represented Time Manufacturing, a portfolio company of the Sterling Group, in the acquisition of the Ruthmann Group, a manufacturer of aerial work platforms in Germany and Italy.
Varroc Engineering Ltd./Plastic Omnium: Advised Varroc Engineering Ltd. in its €600 million sale of Varroc Lighting Systems to Plastic Omnium.
Vilmorin & Cie/Sursem, Geneze/Pampa Capital: Represented Vilmorin & Cie, one of the world’s leading seed companies, in its acquisition of two independent South American seed companies, Sursem (Argentina) and Geneze (Brazil) from Pampa Capital.
Warburg Pincus/Extant Components/TransDigm Group: Represented Extant Components Group Holdings, a portfolio company of Warburg Pincus that specializes in supporting Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), on the sale of Extant to TransDigm Group for $525 million.
Weener Plastics/3i Group/Proenfar: Represented Weener Plastics Group, a leading manufacturer of innovative plastic packaging products for consumer goods companies, and 3i being invested in Weener, in Weener’s acquisition of Proenfar, a Colombia-based manufacturer of pharmaceutical and cosmetics plastic packaging solutions for the Latin American market.