Top Investor Tuesday — Industrial Supplies & Parts
February 10, 2015
PE investor activity had a nearly 17% YoY increase last year in the industrial supplies & parts space, according to the PitchBook Platform, with deal count jumping from 205 to 239. It appears the industry group has also seen increased consolidation in recent years, with add-on transactions representing 36% of all deals in 2014, up from 22% in 2012. Over the past several years, major deals in the space include The Carlyle Group's and BC Partners' $3.46 billion buyout of Neodyne Industries, as well as Carlyle's $3.2 billion purchase of Signode Industrial Group.
Top investors in industrial supplies & parts since 2009 and their deal counts (incl. add-ons):