Kensington Capital Partners Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Private Equity Profile

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

Kensington Capital Partners’ most common sectors for investment are automotive (50%) and consumer products (25%). The Firm’s most common investment types include divestiture (50%) and buyout (lbo, mbo, mbi) (25%). In total, Kensington Capital Partners has invested in 2 US states and 2 different countries. Its largest (disclosed) acquisition occurred in 2010 when it acquired Transtar Industries for $425M.

In the last 3 years, Kensington Capital Partners has exited 1 company. The Firm’s most common exit type is trade sale (100%). Kensington Capital Partners’ largest (disclosed) exit occurred in 2016 when it sold Lise Watier Cosmétiques for $14M.

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity6
    • M&A Buy Activity4
    • M&A Sell Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 2
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 5
  • M&A Advisors 1

Kensington Capital Partners LLC

3 Greenacre Court,
Kensington, New York 11021
United States
(646) 382-5153
www.kensington-cap.com
jmirro@kensington-cap.com

Kensington Capital Partners is a specialist private equity group and M&A advisor focused on the automotive and industrial sectors. Kensington is based in Kensington, New York.


Investment Criteria

Sectors of Interest: Automotive, Machinery, Manufacturing

Target Transaction Types: Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI), Divestiture

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

Transaction Criteria Min Max
Target Revenue - -
Target EBITDA - -
Investment Size - -
Enterprise Value - -

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 2 1 - - 1 - 4
vol $425M $425M
Sell (0.4/yr) # - 1 - - 1 - 2
vol $14M $14M
  6

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Clearpoint Health Network, Inc. 2019-11-27 - Divestiture
Toronto, Ontario
Pure Power Technologies LLC 2019-04-09 - Add-on Acquisition
Columbia, South Carolina · www.purepowertechnologies.com
Lise Watier Cosmétiques, Inc. 2016-02-19 14M CAD Add-on Acquisition
Ville Mont-Royal, Quebec · www.lisewatier.com
Pure Power Technologies LLC 2016-02-02 - Divestiture
Columbia, South Carolina · www.purepowertechnologies.com
Transtar Industries, Inc. 2010-12-07 425M USD Secondary Buyout
Cleveland, Ohio · www.transtar1.com
Lise Watier Cosmétiques, Inc. 2007-03-01 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Ville Mont-Royal, Quebec · www.lisewatier.com
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Portfolio M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Transtar Industries, Inc. 2010-12-07 ETX, Inc. 2014-03-03 1
Cleveland, Ohio · www.transtar1.com Alma, Michigan · www.etxinc.net

M&A by Sector

Sector Current # Value All-time # Value
Automotive 1 (50%) 425M (100%) 2 (50%) 425M (100%)
Consumer Products - - 1 (25%) -
Medical Products 1 (50%) - 1 (25%) -
Total 2 $425M 4 $425M

Acquisitions By Geo

State/Country Current # Value All-time # Value
United States 1 (50%) 425M (100%) 2 (50%) 425M (100%)
  Ohio 1 (50%) 425M (100%) 1 (25%) 425M (100%)
  South Carolina - - 1 (25%) -
Canada 1 (50%) - 2 (50%) -
  Ontario 1 (50%) - 1 (25%) -
  Quebec - - 1 (25%) -
Total 2 $425M 4 $425M

Acquisitions by Deal Type

Type Current # Value All-time # Value
Divestiture 1 (50%) - 2 (50%) -
Secondary Buyout 1 (50%) 425M (100%) 1 (25%) 425M (100%)
Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI) - - 1 (25%) -
Total 2 $425M 4 $425M

Exits by Deal Type

Type Total # Value
Trade Sale 2 (100%) 14M (100%)
Total 2 $14M

Top M&A Advisors

Legal Deals
Goodmans LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $425M
TOTAL $425M
Largest Transtar Industries, Inc.
$425M (2010-12-07)
sell # Total
< $100M 1 $14M
TOTAL $14M
Largest Lise Watier Cosmétiques, Inc.
$14M (2016-02-19)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
50%
2 50%
Strategic(s)
50%
2 50%
Exited to
Strategic(s)
100%
2 100%

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