CASE STUDIES

  • Aquilex Corporation

    Aquilex Corporation ("Aquilex") is a leading global provider of critical maintenance, repair and industrial cleaning solutions to the energy industry. Aquilex's customer base includes leading global operators in the nuclear, fossil power, refinery/ petrochemical, pulp and paper and other process industries.

  • Associated Materials, Inc.

    Associated Materials, Inc. ("AMI") is a vertically integrated manufacturer and value added distributor of exterior residential building products. The company's core products include vinyl windows, vinyl siding, aluminum and steel siding and accessories. Products are sold on a wholesale basis through the company's dual-distribution network in the United States and Canada, consisting of more than 120 owned supply centers and approximately 250 independent dealers.

  • Communications Supply Corporation

    Communications Supply Corporation ("CSC") was the third-largest and most profitable distributor of low voltage infrastructure products in the United States (per the company's estimate) at the time of exit. More than 90% of CSC revenues derived from sales to the enterprise segment, which included large corporations, institutions and government entities. CSC had over 10,000 active customers and bought its products from a core group of 40 manufacturers.

  • Coveright Surfaces Holding GmbH

    Coveright Surfaces Holding GmbH (“Coveright”) is a leading global supplier of surfacing materials for applications in the furniture, flooring, woodworking and automotive industries. The company conducts manufacturing activities in Brazil, Canada, Germany, Spain and the United States, with a worldwide sales presence.

  • Evenflo Company, Inc.

    Evenflo Company, Inc. ("Evenflo") designs, manufactures and markets a broad range of juvenile products including car seats, strollers, safety gates, activity centers and feeding products. Evenflo sells most of its products through five major retailers: Wal-Mart, Target, Babies R Us / Toys R Us, Kmart and Burlington Coat Factory (Baby Depot department).

  • Insight Global, Inc.

    Insight Global is one of the fastest growing and among the top ten providers of information technology (IT) staffing solutions in North America. Through a network of 24 offices, the company calls on nearly 1,500 companies, including many blue chip customers such as IBM, Verizon, Lockheed Martin, CVS, Microsoft, and American Express.

  • Natural Products Group

    Natural Products Group, LLC ("NPG") is the parent of Arbonne International, LLC ("Arbonne") and Levlad, LLC ("Levlad"). Arbonne is a leading direct marketer of personal care products including skin and anti-aging creams, bath and body washes and nutritional products. Arbonne markets these products through a growing, multi-level marketing network of over one million independent consultants in North America, Australia and the United Kingdom. Levlad is a leading manufacturer and marketer of natural and organic personal care products for its branded products business, Nature's Gate, and for a growing base of private label customers, including Arbonne.

  • New Flyer Industries, Ltd.

    New Flyer Industries, Ltd. ("New Flyer") is a leading manufacturer of heavy-duty transit buses in the United States and Canada. New Flyer holds the number one market share position in both the United States and Canada based on installed buses and annual deliveries.

  • Regency Energy Partners, LP

    Regency Energy Partners, LP (“Regency”, NYSE: RGP) is a publicly traded master limited partnership (“MLP”) midstream natural gas services company based in Dallas, TX. The company is engaged in the gathering and processing, contract compression and transportation, fractionation and storage of natural gas and natural gas liquids with assets primarily located in Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Texas. Regency’s general partner is majority owned by Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (“ETE”, NYSE: ETE).

  • U.S. Silica Company

    U.S. Silica Company ("USS") is the second largest producer of industrial sand in North America with 22% market share and the #1 or #2 positions in most of its local markets. The company supplies well-diversified, growing end markets including glass, building products, fillers/extenders, foundry, chemicals, oil and gas, matrix materials and ceramics.