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July 23, 2024

Platinum Equity to Acquire GSM Outdoors

LOS ANGELES (July 23, 2024) – Platinum Equity announced today the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire GSM Outdoors from Gridiron Capital.Financial terms were not disclosed. The acquisition is expected to be completed in Q3 2024.Headquartered in Irving, Texas, GSM Outdoors is a leading outdoor and consumer sporting goods company with a diverse, growing portfolio of more than 50 different brands.  ... Read more

LOS ANGELES (July 23, 2024) – Platinum Equity announced today the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire GSM Outdoors from Gridiron Capital.Fi... Read more

LOS ANGELES (July 23, 2024) – Platinum Equity announced today the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire GSM . Read more

July 22, 2024

Platinum Equity Completes Sale of Hunterstown Power

LOS ANGELES (July 19, 2024) – Platinum Equity announced today that the sale of the Hunterstown power generation facility and related assets to LS Power has been completed.Financial terms were not disclosed.Located in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, the Hunterstown facility is a combined-cycle gas turbine generating power plant that provides 810 MW to the PJM (Met-Ed) 500kV grid, with enough to supply more than 600,000 homes.“Hunterstown is a good e... Read more

LOS ANGELES (July 19, 2024) – Platinum Equity announced today that the sale of the Hunterstown power generation facility and related assets to LS Po... Read more

LOS ANGELES (July 19, 2024) – Platinum Equity announced today that the sale of the Hunterstown power generation fac. Read more

July 18, 2024

Platinum Equity Invests in HVAC/R Distributor Motors & Armatures

Firm to partner with MARS’ current shareholders and management team, which will continue as equity partners Transaction extends momentum of Platinum Equity’s Small Cap team LOS ANGELES (July 17, 2024) – Platinum Equity announced today a significant investment in Motors & Armatures, Inc. (MARS), a leading distributor of HVAC/R parts, supplies and equipment in the United States and Canada. Financial terms were not disclosed. Head... Read more

Firm to partner with MARS’ current shareholders and management team, which will continue as equity partners Transaction extends momentum of Plati... Read more

Firm to partner with MARS’ current shareholders and management team, which will continue as equity partners Tran. Read more

July 18, 2024

Fantini Group portco days offer chances for employee education. They also explain why Platinum Equity considers Italian wine producer a ‘really good business’

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – Earlier this year, Platinum Equity employees gathered for an elevated happy hour, featuring the Fantini Group. The Italian wine producer and Platinum Equity portfolio company presented a tasting experience with its award-winning wines, the firm’s third portco day where portfolio companies are invited to demonstrate products and technology. It is part of a program that brings the firm’s diverse portfolio to life an... Read more

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – Earlier this year, Platinum Equity employees gathered for an elevated happy hour, featuring the Fantini Group. The Italia... Read more

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – Earlier this year, Platinum Equity employees gathered for an elevated happy hour, featuring. Read more

July 11, 2024

Héroux-Devtek Enters into Definitive Agreement to be Acquired by Platinum Equity

LONGUEUIL, QC, July 11, 2024 – Héroux-Devtek Inc. (TSX: HRX) (“Héroux-Devtek” or the “Corporation”), a leading international manufacturer of aerospace products and the world’s third-largest landing gear manufacturer, today announced that it has entered into an arrangement agreement with an affiliate (the “Purchaser”) of Platinum Equity Advisors, LLC (“Platinum Equity”), a U.S. based private equity firm, pursuant to which the... Read more

LONGUEUIL, QC, July 11, 2024 – Héroux-Devtek Inc. (TSX: HRX) (“Héroux-Devtek” or the “Corporation”), a leading international manufacturer ... Read more

LONGUEUIL, QC, July 11, 2024 – Héroux-Devtek Inc. (TSX: HRX) (“Héroux-Devtek” or the “Corporation”), a le. Read more

June 18, 2024

Platinum Equity's Credit Team Provides Term Loan to Westfall Technik

LOS ANGELES (June 13, 2024) – Platinum Equity announced today it provided a First-Lien Term Loan to Westfall Technik to refinance existing indebtedness and support future growth of the business. Westfall Technik is a vertically-integrated manufacturer of injection molded plastic components that primarily serves the healthcare and consumer packaged goods end markets. The company provides design, tooling, molding and assembly capabilities to s... Read more

LOS ANGELES (June 13, 2024) – Platinum Equity announced today it provided a First-Lien Term Loan to Westfall Technik to refinance existing indebtedn... Read more

LOS ANGELES (June 13, 2024) – Platinum Equity announced today it provided a First-Lien Term Loan to Westfall Techni. Read more

June 07, 2024

Platinum Equity Portfolio Company Hop Lun Acquires P.H. Garment

LOS ANGELES and HONG KONG (June 6, 2024) – Platinum Equity portfolio company Hop Lun, one of the world’s largest designers and manufacturers of intimate apparels, announced today the acquisition of P.H. Garment.Headquartered in Hong Kong, P.H. Garment is an innovative private label manufacturer of high-quality bras, shapewear and performance-driven active wear for world renowned fashion brands.The company has three manufacturing facilities in... Read more

LOS ANGELES and HONG KONG (June 6, 2024) – Platinum Equity portfolio company Hop Lun, one of the world’s largest designers and manufacturers of in... Read more

LOS ANGELES and HONG KONG (June 6, 2024) – Platinum Equity portfolio company Hop Lun, one of the world’s largest . Read more

June 05, 2024

Platinum Equity to Acquire Sunrise Medical

Investment in Germany-based maker of wheelchairs and mobility solutions adds to momentum of Platinum’s European investment team LOS ANGELES (June 5, 2024) – Platinum Equity announced today the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire Sunrise Medical, a world leader in advanced assistive mobility solutions, from Nordic Capital. Financial terms were not disclosed. The acquisition is expected to be completed in Q3 2024, subject to cust... Read more

Investment in Germany-based maker of wheelchairs and mobility solutions adds to momentum of Platinum’s European investment team LOS ANGELES (June... Read more

Investment in Germany-based maker of wheelchairs and mobility solutions adds to momentum of Platinum’s European inv. Read more

May 29, 2024

Platinum Equity Portfolio Company HC Companies Acquires Classic Home & Garden

Complementary acquisition brings together leaders in functional pots and decorative containers to create "one stop shop" for horticulture growers, retailers and distributors LOS ANGELES, May 28, 2024  - The HC Companies, a leading North American manufacturer of horticultural containers, announced today the acquisition of Classic Home & Garden (CHG), a premier provider of decorative and functional products for the lawn and garden market in... Read more

Complementary acquisition brings together leaders in functional pots and decorative containers to create "one stop shop" for horticulture growers, ret... Read more

Complementary acquisition brings together leaders in functional pots and decorative containers to create "one stop sh. Read more

May 17, 2024

Platinum Equity Co-President Jacob Kotzubei talks coping with inflation, firm’s carveout expertise at Milken Institute Global Conference

For the second consecutive year, Platinum Equity Co-President Jacob Kotzubei was invited to participate in a Milken Institute Global Conference panel discussion. Flanked by other senior private equity investment professionals during an hour-long discussion titled Private Equity Delivering Value, Kotzubei addressed many topics, which included: Platinum Equity’s operational approach to building value. Platinum Equity’s long history o... Read more

For the second consecutive year, Platinum Equity Co-President Jacob Kotzubei was invited to participate in a Milken Institute Global Conference panel ... Read more

For the second consecutive year, Platinum Equity Co-President Jacob Kotzubei was invited to participate in a Milken I. Read more