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Private Equity – January 2019 Industry Trends

The trending private equity investment sectors for January 2019 are highlighted below with a few example transactions.


Cornerstone Capital Holdings

Acquired AeroGen-TEK (Paris, FR), a manufacturer of complex engine combustors, turbine engine inlets, exhaust components, and augmentor liners for aerospace, industrial gas turbine, and marine markets.

Greenbriar Equity Group

Invested in STS Aviation Group (Jensen Beach, FL, US), a provider of aftermarket, distribution and maintenance services primarily in the aviation industry. STS’s solutions include component sales and distribution, engineering, maintenance, aircraft repair and modification, and workforce management services.

Levine Leichtman Capital Partners

Acquired SK AeroSafety (Wokingham, Berkshire, UK), a provider of inspection, testing, maintenance and repair of critical passenger safety equipment found on all commercial and private aircraft worldwide.

Healthcare Management

Arsenal Capital Partners

Acquired Accumen (San Diego, CA, US), a provider of end-to-end strategy and services to drive value and long-term sustainability for healthcare providers’ clinical laboratories, outreach services, patient blood management systems, and imaging services.

Noro-Moseley Partners

Invested in BehaveCare (Providence, RI, US), a care management platform for high-acuity populations. The Company works with health plans to identify, engage with, and coordinate care and social determinant support through a blend of technology and services.

Thomas H. Lee Partners

Invested in Agiliti Health, Inc. (Minneapolis, MN, US), a nationwide provider of healthcare technology management and service solutions.

Performance Management

Abry Partners

Invested in ADURO (Redmond, WA, US) a provider of health, well-being, and performance solutions for enterprise employers.

JMI Equity

Invested in Vena Solutions (Toronto, CA), a provider of cloud-based corporate performance management software.

Vector Capital

Acquired Host Analytics Inc. (Redwood City, CA, US) a provider of cloud-based enterprise performance management (EPM) solutions.

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