Goense Capital Partners Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Private Equity Profile

In the last 3 years, Goense Capital Partners has acquired 1 company.

Goense Capital Partners’ most common sectors for investment are construction (37%) and building materials (19%). The Firm’s most common investment types include buyout (lbo, mbo, mbi) (64%) and recapitalization (19%). In total, Goense Capital Partners has invested in 6 US states. Its largest (disclosed) acquisition occurred in 2010 when it acquired Pretium Packaging for $200M.

In the last 3 years, Goense Capital Partners has exited 1 company. The Firm’s most common exit type is trade sale (50%). Goense Capital Partners’ largest (disclosed) exit occurred in 2003 when it sold Norcraft Companies for $315M.

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity19
    • M&A Buy Activity11
    • M&A Sell Activity8
  • Total Sectors Invested 6
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 13

Goense Capital Partners

850 West Adams Street,
Chicago, Illinois 60607
United States
(312) 870-9500
www.goense.com
info@goense.com

Goense Capital Partners is a private equity firm focused on making control investments alongside management teams in small to mid-sized business service companies. Goense looks for North American businesses with predictable cash-flow ($2 million+ of EBITDA), identifiable growth opportunities, and market segment leadership. Target transaction situations include consolidations, family successions, shareholder liquidity needs, LBOs, MBOs, and growth capital financings. The Firm prefers to be the lead investor and has a target investment size of $1 to $30 million. Goense was formed in 2008 after becoming independent from Goense Bounds & Partners. The Firm is and is based in Chicago, Illinois.


Investment Criteria

Sectors of Interest: Building Materials, Business Services, Communications, Construction, Consumer Products, Electrical Equipment, Financial Services, Life Science, Packaging

Target Transaction Types: Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI), Consolidation, Divestiture, Growth Capital, Stake Purchase

Geographic Preferences: East US, Midwest US, South US, West US, Canada

Transaction Criteria Min Max
Target Revenue - -
Target EBITDA 2 -
Investment Size 1 30
Enterprise Value - -
values in millions of USD

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 10 - 1 - - - 11
vol $200M $200M
Sell (0.4/yr) # 6 1 - 1 - - 8
vol $315M $315M
  19

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Spectra Services Holdings LLC 2018-01-18 - Secondary Buyout
Ontario, New York · www.spectraservices.com
The Arcticom Group 2017-12-01 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Walnut Creek, California · www.thearcticomgroup.com
Response Team 1 LLC 2016-03-22 - Secondary Buyout
Wheeling, Illinois · www.responseteam1.com
Pinnacle Stone & Tile 2015-03-25 - Add-on Acquisition
Fairfield, California · www.pinnaclestoneandtile.com
Kirby Lester LLC 2014-07-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Lake Forest, Illinois · www.kirbylester.com
Pretium Packaging, Inc. 2014-05-01 - Secondary Buyout
Chesterfield, Missouri · www.pretiumpkg.com
Response Team 1 LLC 2012-01-01 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Wheeling, Illinois · www.responseteam1.com
Latite Roofing and Sheet Metal Co., Inc. 2010-12-22 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Pompano Beach, Florida · www.latite.com
Pretium Packaging, Inc. 2010-02-16 200M USD Recapitalization
Chesterfield, Missouri · www.pretiumpkg.com
Bayview Asset Management LLC 2008-07-28 - Stake Purchase
Coral Gables, Florida · www.bayviewassetmanagement.com
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Portfolio M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
The Arcticom Group 2017-12-01 Market Refrigeration Specialist, Inc. 2019-09-10 6
Walnut Creek, California · www.thearcticomgroup.com Corona, California · www.marketrefrigeration.com
The Arcticom Group 2017-12-01 Victory Construction and Refrigeration, Inc. 2019-05-14 5
Walnut Creek, California · www.thearcticomgroup.com Denver, Colorado · www.victoryci.com
The Arcticom Group 2017-12-01 KIC Refrigeration Mechanical & Controls LLC 2019-04-26 4
Walnut Creek, California · www.thearcticomgroup.com Murrieta, California · www.kicrefrigeration.com
The Arcticom Group 2017-12-01 A&J Refrigeration 2018-11-16 3
Walnut Creek, California · www.thearcticomgroup.com San Luis Obispo, California · www.ajrefrigeration.net
The Arcticom Group 2017-12-01 Pro-Tec Refrigeration, Inc. 2018-08-27 2
Walnut Creek, California · www.thearcticomgroup.com Phoenix, Arizona · www.protecref.com
The Arcticom Group 2017-12-01 Refrigeration Unlimited, Inc. 2018-06-22 1
Walnut Creek, California · www.thearcticomgroup.com Fife, Washington

M&A by Sector

Sector Current # Value All-time # Value
Construction 1 (25%) - 4 (36%) -
Building Materials - - 2 (18%) -
Information Technology 1 (25%) - 2 (18%) -
Packaging - - 1 (9%) 200M (100%)
Business Services 1 (25%) - 1 (9%) -
Financial Services 1 (25%) - 1 (9%) -
Total 4 - 11 $200M

Acquisitions By Geo

State/Country Current # Value All-time # Value
United States 4 (100%) - 11 (100%) 200M (100%)
  Illinois 1 (25%) - 3 (27%) -
  Florida 2 (50%) - 2 (18%) -
  California 1 (25%) - 2 (18%) -
  Texas - - 2 (18%) -
  Missouri - - 1 (9%) 200M (100%)
  Minnesota - - 1 (9%) -
Total 4 - 11 $200M

Acquisitions by Deal Type

Type Current # Value All-time # Value
Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI) 2 (50%) - 7 (64%) -
Recapitalization 1 (25%) - 2 (18%) 200M (100%)
Secondary Buyout - - 1 (9%) -
Stake Purchase 1 (25%) - 1 (9%) -
Total 4 - 11 $200M

Exits by Deal Type

Type Total # Value
Secondary Sale 4 (50%) 315M (100%)
2 (25%) -
Trade Sale 2 (25%) -
Total 8 $315M

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $200M
TOTAL $200M
Largest Pretium Packaging, Inc.
$200M (2010-02-16)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $315M
TOTAL $315M
Largest Norcraft Companies, Inc.
$315M (2003-10-22)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
100%
1 100%
Exited to
PE Firm(s)
69%
9 69%
Strategic(s)
31%
4 31%

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