M&A Deal Summary

SK Capital Partners Acquires Perimeter Solutions

On December 8, 2017, private equity firm SK Capital Partners acquired chemicals company Perimeter Solutions from ICL Group Ltd. for 1.0B USD

Acquisition Highlights
  • This is SK Capital Partners’ 11th transaction in the Chemicals sector.
  • This is SK Capital Partners’ 1st largest (disclosed) transaction.
  • This is SK Capital Partners’ 11th transaction in the United States.
  • This is SK Capital Partners’ 1st transaction in Missouri.
Investment Fate
  • Perimeter Solutions was sold to a publicly-traded strategic buyer in 2021 for 2.0B USD.

M&A Deal Summary

Date 2017-12-08
Target Perimeter Solutions
Sector Chemicals
Buyer(s) SK Capital Partners
Sellers(s) ICL Group Ltd.
Deal Type Divestiture
Deal Value 1.0B USD

Target

Perimeter Solutions

Clayton, Missouri, United States
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Perimeter Solutions is a manufacturer of firefighting products and lubricant additives. The Fire Safety business includes formulation and manufacturing of fire management products along with services and pre-treatment solutions for managing wildland, military, industrial and municipal fires. Perimeter Solutions was established in 2017 and is based in Clayton, Missouri.

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Buyer(S) 1

Buyer

SK Capital Partners

New York, New York, United States

Investor Investor Investor Investor Investor

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Category Private Equity Firm
Founded 2007
PE ASSETS 4.9B USD
SizeLarge
Type Sector Agnostic
DESCRIPTION

SK Capital Partners is a private investor in mature and middle-market companies located throughout North America. SK Capital focuses on companies with opportunities for substantial business improvement and strong growth prospects. The Firm looks to invest $100 to $200 million of equity in transactions valued up to $500 million. Prospective businesses typically generate $50 to $500 million in revenues and at least $100 million in EBITDA. Areas of interest include specialty materials, chemicals and healthcare. The Firm will consider a variety of transaction situations, including buyouts, recapitalizations, growth equity financings, and corporate carve-outs. SK Capital Partners was spun out of Arsenal Capital Partners and became independent in 2007. SK Capital Partners is based in New York City.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 18 of 30
Sector (Chemicals) 11 of 18
Type (Divestiture) 9 of 14
State (Missouri) 1 of 1
Country (United States) 11 of 19
Year (2017) 5 of 5
Size (of disclosed) 1 of 8
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2017-08-11 Wavelength Pharmaceuticals

Petah Tikva, Israel

Wavelength Pharmaceuticals is a developer and manufacturer of generic APIs and finished dose forms (“FDF”) with operations primarily located in Israel and supporting functions in the U.S. and India. The Business has a global customer base and a broad array of products that leverage its specialized manufacturing capabilities and core competency in complex chemistries. Wavelength Pharmaceuticals is based in Petah Tikva, Israel.

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FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2018-06-01 Addivant

Danbury, Connecticut, United States

Addivant is a provider of a comprehensive portfolio of additives including antioxidants, antiozonants, inhibitors, polymer modifiers and UV stabilizers used by customers to improve the production and performance properties of polymers, plastics and rubbers. Addivant is headquartered in Connecticut and maintains a global footprint with 11 plants on five continents.

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Seller(S) 1

SELLER

ICL Group Ltd.

Tel Aviv, Israel

website


Category Company
Founded 1968
SectorChemicals
Employees11,000
Revenue 5.0B USD (2020)
DESCRIPTION

ICL Group is a manufacturer of products based on specialty minerals that fulfill humanity's essential needs primarily in three markets: agriculture, food and engineered materials. ICL Group was founded in 1968 and is based in Tel Aviv, Israel.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 5 of 5
Sector (Chemicals) 3 of 3
Type (Divestiture) 5 of 5
State (Missouri) 1 of 1
Country (United States) 2 of 2
Year (2017) 1 of 1
Size (of disclosed) 1 of 2
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2016-03-02 Clearon Corp.

Charleston, West Virginia, United States

Clearon Corp. is a manufacturer and supplier of water treatment chemicals for the pool and spa industry.

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FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2020-02-19 Growers Holdings, Inc.

Durham, North Carolina, United States

Growers Holdings, Inc. is a provider in the field of process and data-driven farming. Growers' agronomic services platform enhances decision-making capabilities for farmers, agronomists, and other agro-professionals by creating easily adaptable and executable data-driven recommendations. Growers Holdings was established in 2011 and is based in Durham, North Carolina.

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