Kele was acquired by The Stephens Group on February 25, 2020

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  • M&A Total Activity1
    • M&A Buy Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 1
  • M&A Advisors 1

Kele, Inc.

3300 Brother Boulevard,
Bartlett, Tennessee 38133
United States,
(888) 397-5353
www.kele.com

Kele, Inc. is a distributor of commercial HVAC and building automation interface products. Kele provides peripheral control products and services to the building automation systems industry. Kele's product offering includes over 15,000 interface products, including transmitters, sensors, switches, gauges and relays from over 200 manufacturers. Kele was founded in 1983 and is based in Bartlett, Tennessee.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # - - - - - 1 1
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
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Company Date Value Type
Lesman Instrument Co. 2021-01-08 - Add-on Acquisition
Bensenville, Illinois · www.lesman.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Distribution 1 (100%) - - -
Total 1 - - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 1 - - -
  Illinois 1 - - -
Total 1 - - -

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