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Platinum Equity
Small Cap

Large Cap Resources. Small Cap Focus.
$1.5 Billion Fund.

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Founded by Tom Gores in 1995, Platinum Equity's resources and access to capital have grown over more than 20 years, but the firm’s focus on investing in the lower middle market has never wavered.

$1.5B

A Dedicated Fund With a Proven Approach

Platinum Equity Small Cap Fund has $1.5 billion in capital commitments focused exclusively on the lower middle market. This complements the firm's flagship $10 billion Platinum Equity Capital Partners V, which is focused on larger transactions.

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Small Cap Target Acquisition Profile

REVENUE

up to
$650 Million

EBITDA

up to
$45 Million

Industry
Agnostic

Focused on North American and European headquartered companies with the ability to manage global operations.

Transaction Capabilities

Corporate Divestitures Icon Corporate Divestitures

Founder or Family Icon Founder or Family Owned Businesses

Public to Private IconPrivate Transactions

Public to Private Icon Public-to-Private

Special Situation Icon Special Situations

Uncommon Resources and Experience

Small Cap investments have been core to Platinum Equity from the beginning. Our robust operations tool kit, global reach and decades of experience continue to set us apart.

In House Ops Icon In-house operations teams

Resources Icon Global operations and M&A footprint

Global Icon Over 20 years executing Small Cap deals

Access to these operations resources and this depth of experience is uncommon in the lower middle market and gives Platinum Equity Small Cap the ability to transact with speed and certainty.

Small Cap Fund Investments

Deluxe Logo

A leading provider of end-to-end post production services for the world’s leading content production studios Learn More

Small Cap Fund
Headquarters: Burbank, California
Acquired from: Deluxe Entertainment
Annual Revenue at Acquisition: ~$385M
Industry: Entertainment

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L&R Distributors Logo

A national wholesale distributor of cosmetics and general merchandise Learn More

Small Cap Fund
Headquarters: Brooklyn, New York
Acquired from: Affiliates of the company’s founders
Annual Revenue at Acquisition: ~$250M
Industry: Distribution

Fantini Color Logo

Produces and markets wines under specialty labels to customers internationally. Learn More

Small Cap Fund
Headquarters: Pescara, Italy
Acquired from: Financial Sponsor
Annual Revenue at Acquisition: €75M
Industry: Food and Beverage

Dewave Color Logo

A marine contractor that specializes in cruise ship interiors, providing both new build and refit services to ship builders and cruise operators. Learn More

Small Cap Fund
Headquarters: Genova, Italy
Acquired from: Financial Sponsor
Annual Revenue at Acquisition: €200M+
Industry: Industrials

Orbit Color Logo

A leading North American manufacturer of irrigation systems for residential and professional markets. Learn More

Small Cap Fund
Headquarters: Salt Lake City, Utah
Acquired from: Affiliates of the company’s founder
Annual Revenue at Acquisition: $193M
Industry: Consumer

PLI Color Logo

A leading provider of gift, loyalty and membership card marketing solutions and hotel keycards. Learn More

Small Cap Fund
Headquarters: Las Vegas, Nevada
Acquired from: Affiliates of the company’s founders
Annual Revenue at Acquisition: $194M
Industry: Industrials

Twenty-five M&A and Operations professionals in North America and Europe are focused on Small Cap at Platinum Equity. This team combined with the firm’s resources and 20+ year track record of transacting in the space enable Platinum Equity to deliver value and creative transaction solutions.

Platinum Equity Small Cap is actively pursuing platform and add-on acquisitions. Contact us today to discuss a potential transaction solution.