Platinum Equity
Mergers. Acquisitions. Operations.

Mergers. Acquisitions. Operations.


Aerospace, Defense & Government Services • Private Transaction • Acquired in October 2017

A leading global aerospace and defense supply chain service provider.



  • Acquired from a private equity seller in October 2017.
  • Founded in 1970 and headquartered in Derby, United Kingdom.
  • A leading global provider of supply chain management services in aerospace and defense focused on c-parts for aircraft engines and systems.
  • Services include original equipment and aftermarket part demand forecasting, distribution, kitting, line feed, supplier management, warehouse management, inbound and reverse logistics, and consulting.




  • Assist management team in planning for and implementing step changes in operational delivery as rapid outsourcing growth is likely to transform the scale of the business in the near term.
  • Optimize the existing cost structure to maximize operational gearing from future growth without hampering the momentum of the business.
  • Accelerate scaling and scope of procurement efforts to deliver on promising saving opportunities across their vast parts portfolio.



Platinum Equity to Acquire Pattonair »

Platinum Equity Completes Acquisition of Pattonair »

Wesco Aircraft Acquired by Affiliate of Platinum Equity, Combined with Pattonair at Closing »

updated 11/17




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