Speyside Equity Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Private Equity Profile

In the last 3 years, Speyside Equity has acquired 10 companies.

Speyside Equity’s most common sectors for investment are metals/mining (25%) and food (15%). The Firm’s most common investment types include buyout (lbo, mbo, mbi) (50%) and divestiture (25%). In total, Speyside Equity has invested in 9 US states and 3 different countries. Its largest (disclosed) acquisition occurred in 2016 when it acquired Opta Minerals for $5M.

In the last 3 years, Speyside Equity has exited 1 company. The Firm’s most common exit type is secondary buyout (34%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity26
    • M&A Buy Activity20
    • M&A Sell Activity6
  • Total Sectors Invested 9
  • Total Countries Invested 3
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 7
  • M&A Advisors 5

Speyside Equity

24 Frank Llyod Wright Drive H3225,
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105
United States
(212) 994-0308
www.speysideequity.com
investments@speysideequity.com

Speyside Equity is a private equity firm focused on investments in traditional businesses with a history of profitability. Speyside generally looks for non-core divestitures from multinational businesses and will consider opportunities in the specialty chemicals, food/ingredients, and metal forming sectors. The Firm's geographic coverage includes North America and Western Europe. Speyside Equity was established in 2005 and is headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan.


Investment Criteria

Sectors of Interest: Chemicals, Consumer Products, Consumer Services, Environmental, Food, Machinery, Manufacturing, Metals/Mining, Retail

Target Transaction Types: Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI), Consolidation, Divestiture, Growth Capital, Secondary Buyout, Stake Purchase

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

Transaction Criteria Min Max
Target Revenue 20 300
Target EBITDA - -
Investment Size - -
Enterprise Value 20 200
values in millions of USD

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (2.6/yr) # 7 3 9 - 1 - 20
vol $5M $5M
Sell (0.4/yr) # 4 1 - - 1 - 6
  26

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Weatherly Casting & Machine Co. 2019-06-18 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Weatherly, Pennsylvania · www.wecast.com
Western Industries Plastic Products LLC 2019-03-15 - Secondary Buyout
Winfield, Kansas · www.westernind.com
Craftsman Custom Metals LLC 2017-08-09 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Schiller Park, Illinois · www.ccm.com
Avon Machining 2017-05-17 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Shelby Township, Michigan · www.avon-gear.com
McGregor & Thompson Hardware Ltd. 2017-05-12 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Vancouver, British Columbia · www.mcgregor-thompson.com
West Coast Stainless Products 2017-05-06 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Vernon, California
Dynatek, Inc. 2017-05-06 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
, United States
Ashland Foundry & Machine Works, Inc. 2017-05-01 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Ashland, Pennsylvania · www.ashlandfoundrymachineworks.com
Shanahan’s Limited Partnership 2017-03-21 - Secondary Buyout
Surrey, British Columbia · www.shanahans.com
Midland Stamping & Fabricating Corp. 2017-01-13 - Divestiture
Schiller Park, Illinois · www.midlandstamping.com
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Portfolio M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Avon Machining 2017-05-17 Plasma-Tec, Inc. 2019-10-22 1
Shelby Township, Michigan · www.avon-gear.com Moline, Michigan · www.plasma-tec.com

M&A by Sector

Sector Current # Value All-time # Value
Metals/Mining 5 (36%) 5M (100%) 5 (25%) 5M (100%)
Food 1 (7%) - 3 (15%) -
Machinery 2 (14%) - 3 (15%) -
Building Materials 2 (14%) - 2 (10%) -
Chemicals - - 2 (10%) -
Manufacturing 2 (14%) - 2 (10%) -
Environmental 1 (7%) - 1 (5%) -
Plastics - - 1 (5%) -
Test/Measurement Equipment 1 (7%) - 1 (5%) -
Total 14 $5M 20 $5M

Acquisitions By Geo

State/Country Current # Value All-time # Value
United States 10 (71%) - 14 (70%) -
  Pennsylvania 2 (14%) - 4 (20%) -
  Illinois 2 (14%) - 2 (10%) -
  California 2 (14%) - 2 (10%) -
  Texas 1 (7%) - 1 (5%) -
  Michigan 1 (7%) - 1 (5%) -
  Indiana 1 (7%) - 1 (5%) -
  Missouri - - 1 (5%) -
  Kansas - - 1 (5%) -
Canada 3 (21%) 5M (100%) 3 (15%) 5M (100%)
  British Columbia 2 (14%) - 2 (10%) -
  Ontario 1 (7%) 5M (100%) 1 (5%) 5M (100%)
Germany 1 (7%) - 3 (15%) -
Domestic 10 (71%) - 14 (70%) -
Cross-border 4 (29%) 5M (100%) 6 (30%) 5M (100%)
Total 14 $5M 20 $5M

Acquisitions by Deal Type

Type Current # Value All-time # Value
Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI) 9 (64%) - 10 (50%) -
Divestiture 3 (21%) 5M (100%) 5 (25%) 5M (100%)
Stake Purchase 1 (7%) - 3 (15%) -
Secondary Buyout 1 (7%) - 2 (10%) -
Total 14 $5M 20 $5M

Exits by Deal Type

Type Total # Value
Secondary Sale 2 (33%) -
Stake Sale 2 (33%) -
Trade Sale 2 (33%) -
Total 6 -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
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1
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1
PJT Partners, Inc.
1
Legal Deals
McDermott Will & Emery LLP
2
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
< $100M 1 $5M
TOTAL $5M
Largest Opta Minerals, Inc.
$5M (2016-02-12)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
44%
4 44%
Strategic(s)
56%
5 56%
Exited to
PE Firm(s)
75%
3 75%
Strategic(s)
25%
1 25%

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