Kinetek Overview

  • Founded
  • 1995

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 2,578

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 2

  • Investments
  • 8

Kinetek General Information


Manufacturer of specialty purpose electric motors, gearmotors, gearboxes, gears, transaxles and electronic motion controls for various consumer, commercial and industrial markets worldwide. The company offers various options, including thermal protectors, special mounting brackets, custom leads and terminals, single or double shaft extensions, brakes, cooling fans, special heavy gearing, custom shaft machining and custom software solutions. Its sub-fractional horsepower products consist of motors and gearmotors. The company's fractional/integral horsepower products include AC and DC motors and gearmotors.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Motors and Gears
Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Machinery (B2B)
Primary Office
  • 1751 Lake Cook Road
  • Suite 550
  • Northfield Township, IL 60015
  • United States
+1 (847) 000-0000

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Kinetek Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Kinetek Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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Kinetek Former Investors

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Kinetek Investments & Acquisitions (8)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000-00000 18-Nov-2010 0000000000 Industrial Supplies and Parts 0000000 0
0000000 00000 29-Jun-2007 0000000000 Other Hardware 0000000 0
000000 000000 31-Mar-2007 0000000000 Electrical Equipment 0000000 0
00000000 00 0 15-May-1998 0000000000 000.00 Electrical Equipment
Electrical Design and Control Company 27-Oct-1997 Buyout/LBO Industrial Supplies and Parts
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Kinetek Subsidiaries (3)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
FIR Group Distributors/Wholesale Casalmaggiore, Italy 1972
000000 000000000 Industrial Supplies and Parts Solon, OH 0000
00000000 00000000 Electrical Equipment Akron, OH 0000
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Kinetek Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
0000000000 000000 27-Oct-1997 0000000000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
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