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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

Unical Aviation Logo

Supplier of new and used serviceable material for the global aerospace industryLearn More

Small Cap Fund
Headquarters: City of Industry, CA
Acquired from: company founders
Industry: Aerospace

Game Taco/WorldWinner Logo

A premier skill-based esports mobile gaming platformLearn More

Small Cap Fund
Headquarters: Newton, MA
Industry: Business Services

Paramount Global Services Logo

A leading developer, importer and distributor of premium, proprietary porcelain tileLearn More

Small Cap Fund
Headquarters: Miami, FL
Acquired from: Linsalata Capital Partners
Industry: Building Products

Mad Engine Logo

A leading provider of licensed, branded, and private label apparel and accessoriesLearn More

Small Cap Fund
Headquarters: San Diego, California
Acquired from: Affiliates of the company’s owner
Industry: Business Services

Arrow Logo

The world’s largest supplier of charitable gaming productsLearn More

Small Cap Fund
Headquarters: Cleveland, Ohio
Industry: Manufacturing

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
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
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
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
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.