KITO Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1944

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 2,595

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Buyout/​LBO

  • Financing Rounds
  • 4

  • Investments
  • 5

KITO General Information

Description

Kito Corp is engaged in designing, manufacturing, construction, sales and repair service of materials handling equipment, cranes and other structures essential for lifting, carrying and fixing heavy objects. The company also supplies hoist peripheral equipment such as a crane system, sling and hanging tool, centering on hoist equipment such as chain block, lever block, and rope hoist.

Contact Information

Website
www.kito.com
Formerly Known As
KITO Manufacturing
Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Machinery (B2B)
Parent Company
Former Stock Listing
6409
Corporate Office
  • 2000 Tsukijiarai, Showa-cho
  • Yamanashi, Nakakoma 409-3853
  • Japan
+81 000-000-0000

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KITO Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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KITO Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last
Financing
Details
Kito Corp is engaged in designing, manufacturing, construction, sales and repair service of materials handling equipment
Machinery (B2B)
Yamanashi, Japan
2,595 As of 2022
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KITO Competitors (33)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Liebherr Accelerator/Incubator Backed Biberach, Germany 00000 000000000000
Sany Heavy Industry Company Corporation Beijing, China 00000
Time Manufacturing Private Equity-Backed Waco, TX 0000 000.00 000000000 000.00
CITIC Heavy Industries Company Corporation Luoyang, China 0000 00000 00000000 00000
Crown Equipment Private Debt Financed New Bremen, OH 00000 000000000
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KITO Patents

KITO Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
JP-2024092290-A Hoisting machine Pending 26-Dec-2022
JP-2024011499-A Lever hoist Pending 14-Jul-2022
JP-2023129994-A Portal rail device Pending 07-Mar-2022
JP-2023106921-A Operation auxiliary device Pending 21-Jan-2022
JP-2023085113-A Electric hoisting machine and control method of electric hoisting machine Pending 08-Dec-2021
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KITO Executive Team (8)

Name Title Board Seat
Yoshio Kito Chief Executive Officer, President & Board Member
Shigeki Osozawa Chief Financial Officer & Senior Executive Officer
Edward Hunter Chief Operating Officer, Vice President & Board Member
Toshio Kono Chief Manufacturing Officer, Managing Director & General Manager, Quality Assurance Division & Senior Executive Officer
Masatomo Sakairi Director of Corporate Strategy
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KITO Board Members (8)

Name Representing Role Since
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KITO Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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KITO Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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KITO Investments & Acquisitions (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Erikkila 01-Feb-2018 0000000000 Machinery (B2B) 000000 00
KITO PWB 02-May-2016 0000000000 Industrial Supplies and Parts
Weissenfels Tech Chains 01-Feb-2016 0000000000 00.000 Other Commercial Products
Kito India 01-Oct-2010 0000000000 Industrial Supplies and Parts
Jiangyin Kito Crane 04-Dec-2002 Buyout/LBO 00.00 Machinery (B2B)
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KITO Subsidiaries (3)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Kito India Industrial Supplies and Parts Bangalore, India 1974
KITO PWB Industrial Supplies and Parts Bundoora, Australia 0000
Erikkila Machinery (B2B) Masala, Finland 0000
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KITO ESG

Peers Analysis

Peer performance insights compare the company’s ESG performance to the performance of selected peers to help inform future ESG decisions and drive internal performance improvements.

Global

Covered Companies

Rank

Percentile

Machinery

Industry

Rank

Percentile

Heavy Machinery and Trucks

Subindustry

Rank

Percentile

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KITO FAQs

  • When was KITO founded?

    KITO was founded in 1944.

  • Who is the CEO of KITO?

    Yoshio Kito is the CEO of KITO.

  • Where is KITO headquartered?

    KITO is headquartered in Yamanashi, Japan.

  • What is the size of KITO?

    KITO has 2,595 total employees.

  • What industry is KITO in?

    KITO’s primary industry is Machinery (B2B).

  • Is KITO a private or public company?

    KITO is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of KITO?

    The current valuation of KITO is 00000.

  • What is KITO’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for KITO is 00000.

  • How much funding has KITO raised over time?

    KITO has raised $142M.

  • Who are KITO’s investors?

    The Carlyle Group has invested in KITO.

  • Who are KITO’s competitors?

    Liebherr, Sany Heavy Industry Company, Time Manufacturing, CITIC Heavy Industries Company, and Crown Equipment are some of the 33 competitors of KITO.

  • When was KITO acquired?

    KITO was acquired on 01-Nov-2022.

  • Who acquired KITO?

    KITO was acquired by Kito Crosby.

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