Westar Capital Overview

  • Investor Type
  • PE/​Buyout

  • Status
  • Inactive

  • Investments
  • 28

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 17


Westar Capital General Information

Company Description

Westar Capital was a private investment firm established in 1987 that used to provide capital to acquire established growth companies in partnership with management. In special situations, the firm also provided equity financing for corporate expansion, restructurings or acquisitions.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Out of Business
Primary Investor Type
Other Investor Types
Corporate Office
  • 949 South Coast Drive
  • Suite 170
  • Costa Mesa, CA 92626
  • United States

Westar Capital Investments (28)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Rimports 27-Feb-2018 0000000000 00000 Other Consumer Non-Durables Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Blyth (Sterno Business) 29-Oct-2012 0000000000 Buildings and Property Profitable 0000 00000
Sterno (Acquired) 29-Oct-2012 0000000000 Other Commercial Products Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Sterno 20-Dec-2006 0000000000 Electrical Equipment Generating Revenue 0000 00000
SCP Global Technologies 04-Oct-2006 Buyout/LBO Other Semiconductors Profitable
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Westar Capital Exits (17)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Gentherm 20-Mar-2012 000000 0000000000 000.00
Petmate 24-Jan-2011 0000000000
Lifecare Solutions 21-Jan-2011 0000000000
Igloo Products 31-Oct-2008 0000000000
Akrion Systems 26-Sep-2008 Buyout/LBO
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Westar Capital Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Westar Capital FAQs

  • What is Westar Capital?

    Westar Capital was a private investment firm established in 1987 that used to provide capital to acquire established growth companies in partnership with management.

  • When was Westar Capital founded?

    Westar Capital was founded in 1987.

  • Who is the founder of Westar Capital?

    George Argyros Sr. is the founder of Westar Capital.

  • Where is Westar Capital headquartered?

    Westar Capital is headquartered in Costa Mesa, CA.

  • How many investments has Westar Capital made?

    Westar Capital has made 28 investments.

  • What has Westar Capital invested in?

    Westar Capital has made numerous investments in companies like Rimports, Blyth (Sterno Business), and Sterno (Acquired) within the Consumer Non-Durables, Buildings and Property, and Commercial Products industries.

  • What has Westar Capital invested in recently?

    Westar Capital's latest investment was on 27-Feb-2018 in Rimports, a company within the Consumer Non-Durables industry.

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