Investment Summary

Exits Kraton

On December 18, 2009, invested in chemicals company Kraton from TPG Global and CCMP Capital Advisors

Investment Highlights
  • This is transaction in the Chemicals sector.
  • This is transaction in the United States.
  • This is transaction in Texas.
Investment Fate
  • Kraton merged with another company in 2021 for 2.5B USD.

Investment Summary

Date 2009-12-18
Target Kraton
Sector Chemicals
Sellers(s) TPG Global
CCMP Capital Advisors
Deal Type IPO

Target

Kraton

Houston, Texas, United States
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Entrance to Kraton's corporate headquarters in Houston, Texas.
Entrance to Kraton's corporate headquarters in Houston, Texas.
Kraton is a producer of styrenic block copolymers (SBCs), specialty chemicals that exhibit rubber-like characteristics and improve product durability, flexibility and temperature resistance. Kraton was incorporated in 2009 and is based in Houston, Texas.

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Seller(S) 2

SELLER

TPG Global

Fort Worth, Texas, United States

Investor Investor Investor Investor

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Category Private Equity Firm
Founded 1992
PE ASSETS 135.0B USD
Size Mega
Type Sector Agnostic
DESCRIPTION

TPG Capital is a global, mega-sized private investment firm that manages a family of funds focused on private equity, real estate, venture capital, public equity and debt investing. TPG invests in opportunities across a broad range of industries and geographies. TPG generally seeks to invest in established businesses that can benefit from the Firm's operational experience and connections. Industries of interest include consumer, retail, healthcare, industrials, digital media, natural resources, energy, real estate, technology, and software. TPG was formerly known as Texas Pacific Group and was originally established in 1992 by David Bonderman, James Coulter and William Price. The Firm is based in Forth Worth, Texas with additional offices in Europe, Asia, and Australia.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 62 of 237
Sector (Chemicals) 1 of 3
Type (IPO) 18 of 70
State (Texas) 7 of 22
Country (United States) 45 of 176
Year (2009) 4 of 4
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2009-11-09 Shriram Transport Finance

Mumbai, India

Shriram Transport Finance is a finance provider for the commercial vehicle industry with a focus on providing credit facilities to small truck owners. Shriram Transport Finance was founded in 1979 and is based in Mumbai, India.

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Sunnyvale, California, United States

Cloudshield Technologies, Inc. is a cybersecurity and management solutions provider. CloudShield provides services management and infrastructure security solutions to service providers and national governments worldwide.

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SELLER

CCMP Capital Advisors

New York, New York, United States

Investor Investor Investor Investor Investor

website


Category Private Equity Firm
Founded 1984
PE ASSETS 16.0B USD
Size Mega
Type Sector Agnostic
DESCRIPTION

CCMP Capital Advisors is a large private equity firm focused on buyout and growth equity opportunities across Asia, North America and Western Europe valued up to $2 billion. Sectors of interest include consumer, retail, and services (specialty retail, direct marketing, consumer packaged goods); media/telecom (consumer and trade publishing, content and programming, broadcasting, cable, wireless and wire line communications ); industrial (chemicals, manufacturing, distribution, automotive); energy (exploration and production, power generation, renewable energy, services); and healthcare (services, pharmaceuticals, medical devices). The Firm's target investment size is $100 to $500 million. CCMP Capital Advisors was formed in 1984 and was spun off in 2006 from JP Morgan Chase with offices in New York, Houston, and London.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 47 of 77
Sector (Chemicals) 4 of 6
Type (IPO) 11 of 19
State (Texas) 5 of 9
Country (United States) 37 of 60
Year (2009) 7 of 7
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2009-12-03 Pliant

Schaumberg, Illinois, United States

Pliant Corporation is a manufacturer of flexible film packaging materials. The company is one of North America's largest producers of polymer-based, value-added films for flexible packaging, personal care, medical, agricultural and industrial applications

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DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
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Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States

Generac is a designer and manufacturer of a range of generators and other engine powered products. Generac was established in 1959 and is based in Waukesha, Wisconsin.

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