SK Capital Partners Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Private Equity Profile

In the last 3 years, SK Capital Partners has acquired 8 companies. It has also invested in 2 others.

SK Capital Partners’ most common sectors for investment are chemicals (64%) and life science (14%). The Firm’s most common investment types include divestiture (50%) and buyout (lbo, mbo, mbi) (14%). In total, SK Capital Partners has invested in 11 US states and 7 different countries. Its largest (disclosed) acquisition occurred in 2017 when it acquired Perimeter Solutions for $1.0B.

In the last 3 years, SK Capital Partners has exited 3 companies. The Firm’s most common exit type is trade sale (40%). SK Capital Partners’ largest (disclosed) exit occurred in 2018 when it sold Halo Pharmaceutical for $425M.

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity27
    • M&A Buy Activity22
    • M&A Sell Activity5
  • Total Sectors Invested 7
  • Total Countries Invested 7
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 14
  • M&A Advisors 12

SK Capital Partners

430 Park Avenue, 18th Floor,
New York, New York 10022
United States
(212) 826-2700
www.skcapitalpartners.com

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.


Investment Criteria

Sectors of Interest: Aerospace, Agriculture, Building Materials, Chemicals, Consumer Products, Food, Healthcare Services, Life Science, Manufacturing, Medical Products, Plastics, Transportation

Target Transaction Types: Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI), Divestiture, Going Private, Growth Capital, Recapitalization

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

Transaction Criteria Min Max
Target Revenue 50 500
Target EBITDA - 100
Investment Size 100 200
Enterprise Value - 500
values in millions of USD

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (2.4/yr) # 10 2 5 1 1 3 22
vol $2.3B $1.0B $775M $4.0B
Sell (0.8/yr) # 1 1 - 3 - - 5
vol $425M $425M
  27

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Venator Materials Plc 2020-08-28 - Stake Purchase
, United Kingdom · www.venatorcorp.com
NuCera Solutions 2020-07-27 - Divestiture
Barnsdall, Oklahoma · www.nucerasolutions.com
Techmer PM LLC 2020-07-21 - Growth Capital
Clinton, Tennessee · www.techmerpm.com
GEON Performance Solutions 2019-08-19 775M USD Divestiture
Westlake, Ohio · www.geon.com
AEB SpA 2018-09-20 - Secondary Buyout
Brescia, Italy · www.aeb-group.com
Halo Pharmaceutical, Inc. 2018-07-23 425M USD Add-on Acquisition
Whippany, New Jersey · www.halopharma.com
SI Group, Inc. 2018-06-01 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Schenectady, New York · www.siigroup.com
Addivant 2018-06-01 - Merger
Danbury, Connecticut · www.addivant.com
Perimeter Solutions 2017-12-08 1.0B USD Divestiture
Clayton, Missouri · www.perimeter-solutions.com
Wavelength Pharmaceuticals 2017-08-11 - Divestiture
Petah Tikva, Israel · www.wavelengthpharma.com
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Portfolio M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Perimeter Solutions 2017-12-08 LaderaTech, Inc. 2020-05-07 4
Clayton, Missouri · www.perimeter-solutions.com Englewood, Colorado · www.ladera.tech
Ascend Performance Materials Operations LLC 2009-04-01 Poliblend Spa 2020-02-12 2
Houston, Texas · www.ascendmaterials.com Mozzate, Italy · www.poliblend.it
Ascend Performance Materials Operations LLC 2009-04-01 Esseti Plast GD Srl 2020-02-12 1
Houston, Texas · www.ascendmaterials.com Mozzate, Italy · www.essetiplast.com
Perimeter Solutions 2017-12-08 River City Fabrication LLC 2019-03-21 3
Clayton, Missouri · www.perimeter-solutions.com Post Falls, Idaho · www.rivercityfabrication.com
Perimeter Solutions 2017-12-08 First Response Fire Rescue LLC 2019-03-21 2
Clayton, Missouri · www.perimeter-solutions.com Post Falls, Idaho · www.frfire.com
Perimeter Solutions 2017-12-08 H&S Transport 2019-03-21 1
Clayton, Missouri · www.perimeter-solutions.com , United States
SI Group, Inc. 2018-06-01 Addivant 2018-06-01 1
Schenectady, New York · www.siigroup.com Danbury, Connecticut · www.addivant.com
TPC Group, Inc. 2012-08-27 TPC Group - Key Raw Material Facility 2016-10-10 1
Houston, Texas · www.tpcgrp.com houston, Texas
Archroma Management GmbH 2012-12-27 BASF SE - Textile Chemical 2015-07-02 1
Reinach, Switzerland · www.archroma.com , Germany

M&A by Sector

Sector Current # Value All-time # Value
Chemicals 11 (73%) 2.4B (75%) 14 (64%) 3.1B (76%)
Life Science 2 (13%) - 3 (14%) -
Plastics 1 (7%) 775M (25%) 1 (5%) 775M (19%)
Medical Products - - 1 (5%) 203M (5%)
Agriculture 1 (7%) - 1 (5%) -
Healthcare Services - - 1 (5%) -
Manufacturing - - 1 (5%) -
Total 15 $3.1B 22 $4.0B

Acquisitions By Geo

State/Country Current # Value All-time # Value
United States 10 (67%) 2.6B (83%) 15 (68%) 3.0B (75%)
  Texas 3 (20%) 850M (27%) 4 (18%) 850M (21%)
  New York 2 (13%) - 2 (9%) -
  Missouri 1 (7%) 1.0B (32%) 1 (5%) 1.0B (25%)
  Ohio 1 (7%) 775M (25%) 1 (5%) 775M (19%)
  Tennessee 1 (7%) - 1 (5%) -
  Oklahoma 1 (7%) - 1 (5%) -
  Delaware 1 (7%) - 1 (5%) -
  Vermont - - 1 (5%) 203M (5%)
  Connecticut - - 1 (5%) 200M (5%)
  New Jersey - - 1 (5%) -
  Kentucky - - 1 (5%) -
Switzerland 1 (7%) 522M (17%) 2 (9%) 1.0B (25%)
United Kingdom 1 (7%) - 1 (5%) -
Canada 1 (7%) - 1 (5%) -
  Quebec 1 (7%) - 1 (5%) -
Australia 1 (7%) - 1 (5%) -
Israel 1 (7%) - 1 (5%) -
Italy - - 1 (5%) -
Domestic 10 (67%) 2.6B (83%) 15 (68%) 3.0B (75%)
Cross-border 5 (33%) 522M (17%) 7 (32%) 1.0B (25%)
Total 15 $3.1B 22 $4.0B

Acquisitions by Deal Type

Type Current # Value All-time # Value
Divestiture 8 (53%) 2.3B (73%) 11 (50%) 3.0B (74%)
Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI) 2 (13%) - 3 (14%) 203M (5%)
Recapitalization 2 (13%) - 3 (14%) -
Growth Capital 1 (7%) - 2 (9%) -
Going Private 1 (7%) 850M (27%) 1 (5%) 850M (21%)
Secondary Buyout - - 1 (5%) -
Stake Purchase 1 (7%) - 1 (5%) -
Total 15 $3.1B 22 $4.0B

Exits by Deal Type

Type Total # Value
Secondary Sale 2 (40%) -
Trade Sale - Public Company 1 (20%) 425M (100%)
Merger 1 (20%) -
Trade Sale 1 (20%) -
Total 5 $425M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Jefferies LLC
2
Rothschild Global Advisory
2
KeyBanc Capital Markets
1
Legal Deals
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
6
Latham & Watkins
5
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $1.0B
$100M to $1B 6 $3.0B
TOTAL $4.0B
Largest Perimeter Solutions
$1.0B (2017-12-08)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $425M
TOTAL $425M
Largest Halo Pharmaceutical, Inc.
$425M (2018-07-23)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
21%
3 21%
Strategic(s)
79%
11 79%
Exited to
PE Firm(s)
40%
2 40%
Strategic(s)
60%
3 60%

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