Investment Summary

Exits TransCare

On September 1, 2002, invested in healthcare services company TransCare from Hampshire Equity Partners and Patriarch Partners

Investment Highlights
  • This is transaction in the Healthcare Services sector.
  • This is transaction in the United States.
  • This is transaction in New York.

Investment Summary

Date 2002-09-01
Target TransCare
Sector Healthcare Services
Sellers(s) Hampshire Equity Partners
Patriarch Partners
Deal Type Bankruptcy

Target

TransCare

Brooklyn, New York, United States
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TransCare is the largest provider of ambulance and wheelchair van services in the New York metropolitan area. The company provides both emergency and non-emergency patient transportation, and works closely with 911 emergency services. As the third largest provider in the United States, TransCare has a significant presence in Maryland and western Pennsylvania.

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Seller(S) 2

SELLER

Hampshire Equity Partners

Greenwich, Connecticut, United States

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Category Private Equity Firm
Founded 1990
PE ASSETS 730M USD
Size Large
Type Sector Agnostic
DESCRIPTION

Hampshire Equity Partners invests in buyouts, recapitalizations, growth financings, consolidations, and corporate restructurings of established public and private companies. Hampshire Equity focuses on investing in companies with annual sales of $25 to $150 million and EBITDA of $3 to $15 million. Hampshire Equity's target investment size is $10 to $25 million. Industries of interest include basic manufacturing, media and telecommunications, specialty retailing, healthcare, business services, and consumer products. Hampshire Equity Partners was formed in 1990 and is based in New York City.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 3 of 11
Sector (Healthcare Services) 1 of 1
Type (Bankruptcy) 1 of 2
State (New York) 1 of 1
Country (United States) 3 of 11
Year (2002) 1 of 1
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2001-04-06 Morningstar Foods

El Paso, Texas, United States

Dean Foods is one of the leading food and beverage companies in the United States and a European leader in branded soy foods and beverages. The Company's Fresh Dairy Direct-Morningstar segment is the largest U.S. processor and distributor of milk, creamer, and cultured dairy products. These offerings are marketed under more than 50 local and regional dairy brands, as well as through private labels.

Sell $1.5B
FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2003-08-22 Acton Mobile Industries

Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Acton Mobile Industries LLC is a provider of modular space rental services. Acton maintains a fleet of over 10,000 modular units through 17 branches in 11 states. Acton provides leasing and related ancillary services such as site preparation, delivery, installation and maintenance.

Buy -
SELLER

Patriarch Partners

New York, New York, United States

Investor

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Category Private Equity Firm
Founded 2000
Size Large
Type Sector Agnostic
DESCRIPTION

Patriarch Partners is an operationally focused private investment firm focused on acquiring and turning around troubled companies. The Firm will consider opportunities throughout the US and does not have any stated investment preferences. Patriarch Partners was established in 2000 and is headquartered in New York City.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 1 of 8
Sector (Healthcare Services) 1 of 1
Type (Bankruptcy) 1 of 1
State (New York) 1 of 1
Country (United States) 1 of 8
Year (2002) 1 of 1
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
1997-01-01 TransCare

Brooklyn, New York, United States

TransCare is the largest provider of ambulance and wheelchair van services in the New York metropolitan area. The company provides both emergency and non-emergency patient transportation, and works closely with 911 emergency services. As the third largest provider in the United States, TransCare has a significant presence in Maryland and western Pennsylvania.

Buy $40M
FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2004-10-28 Galey & Lord

Society Hill, South Carolina, United States

A major producer of value-added fabrics for apparel, including khakis, denim, and corduroy.

Buy $40M