Private Equity – Investment Trends
The trending private equity investment sectors for July 2017 are highlighted below with a few example transactions.
Food & Beverage
Invested in Sugarfina (Los Angeles, CA), a highly branded, omnichannel provider of gourmet confections.
Invested in Golding Farms Foods (Winston-Salem, NC), a manufacturer of private label, branded and co-manufactured sauces and condiments.
Acquired Gold Coast Bakeries (Santa Ana, CA), a manufacturer of specialty and organic breads, buns, rolls, and sweet goods.
Recapitalized Marco Group International (Davenport, IA), a manufacturer and distributor of surface preparation equipment, parts and supplies to industrial contractors primarily in the downstream energy, infrastructure, and industrial markets.
Acquired Cyber Sciences (Murfreesboro, TN), a manufacturer of high-quality precision timing products for monitoring and control of electrical distribution systems for data centers, hospitals, microgrids and other critical power facilities.
Acquired Ideal Tridon (Smyrna, TN), a global engineering solutions designer and manufacturer of stainless steel and specialty clamps for a broad range of fastening and sealing applications.
Oil & Gas Exploration and Development
Invested in Pogo Oil & Gas (Dallas, TX), an independent oil and gas company which focuses on the acquisition, development and exploitation of operated and producing oil and natural gas properties in the Permian Basin.
Invested in Mongoose Energy (Tulsa, OK), an exploration and production company focused on acquisition and low-risk leasing and drilling opportunities in Texas and the Rockies.
Invested in Impact Exploration and Production Partners (Denver, CO), an acquirer and developer of oil-focused properties in the Rocky Mountain region of the United States.