White Deer Energy Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Private Equity Firm Profile

In the last 3 years, White Deer Energy has acquired 2 companies. It has also invested in 4 others.

White Deer Energy’s most common sectors for investment areenergy services and equipment (64%) and oil/gas exploration (16%) . The Firm’s most common investment types include stake purchase (36%) and growth capital (16%). In total, White Deer Energy has invested in 7 US states and 3 different countries. Its largest (disclosed) acquisition occurred in 2011 when it acquired O-Tex Pumping for $52M.

In the last 3 years, White Deer Energy has exited 2 companies. The Firm’s most common exit type is trade sale (67%). White Deer Energy’s largest (disclosed) exit occurred in 2014 when it sold Accelerated Companies for $430M.

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity37
    • M&A Buy Activity25
    • M&A Sell Activity12
  • Total Sectors Invested 7
  • Total Countries Invested 3
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 15
  • M&A Advisors 2

White Deer Energy

700 Louisiana, Suite 4770,
Houston, Texas 77002
United States
(713) 581-6900
www.whitedeerenergy.com

White Deer Energy is a specialist private equity investment group focused on the energy sector. White Deer targets equity investments of $25 to $100 million in companies active in oil and gas production, oil service and equipment manufacturing and midstream infrastructure. Prospective transaction situations include companies in need of capital for growth, companies with follow-on opportunities, or management teams looking to continue to operate their companies. The Firm prefers control or co-control positions. White Deer Energy was formed in 2008 and has offices in Houston, Texas and New York, New York.


Investment Criteria

Sectors of Interest: Diversified, Energy Services and Equipment, Oil/Gas Exploration

Target Transaction Types: Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI), Divestiture, PIPE, Secondary Buyout, Stake Purchase

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

Transaction Criteria Min Max
Target Revenue - -
Target EBITDA - -
Investment Size 25 100
Enterprise Value - -
values in millions of USD

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 '23 T
Buy (1.4/yr) # 18 1 5 - 1 - 25
vol $52M $52M
Sell (0.6/yr) # 9 1 1 1 - - 12
vol $1.0B $1.0B
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Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Fortress Power 2022-01-10 - Growth Capital
Southampton, Pennsylvania · www.fortresspower.com
US Rod 2021-12-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Nappanee, Indiana · www.usrodco.com
EV Infrastructure LLC 2020-11-12 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Irvine, California · www.brytemove.com
Unicat Catalyst Technologies, Inc. 2020-09-17 - Growth Capital
Alvin, Texas · www.unicatcatalyst.com
Stuart Pressure Control 2020-08-18 - Merger
The Woodlands, Texas · www.stuartpressurecontrol.com
Covenant Testing Technologies LLC 2020-08-18 - Stake Purchase
Sugar Land, Texas · www.ctest.com
Ranger Energy Services, Inc. 2020-03-16 - Going Private
Houston, Texas · www.rangerenergy.com
Exero 2020-01-01 - Stake Purchase
Denver, Colorado · www.exerousa.com
On Point Oilfield Holdings LLC 2019-11-06 - Add-on Acquisition
Austin, Texas · www.onpointoilfield.com
TorcSill Foundations LLC 2019-10-23 - Secondary Buyout
Pasadena, Texas · www.torcsill.com
View All >>

Portfolio M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Acteon Group Ltd. 2012-10-01 Viking Moorings Ltd. 2017-12-04 4
Norwich, United Kingdom · www.acteon.com Aberdeen, United Kingdom · www.viking-moorings.com
Acteon Group Ltd. 2012-10-01 Viking SeaTech Ltd. 2017-08-16 3
Norwich, United Kingdom · www.acteon.com Aberdeen, United Kingdom · www.vikingseatech.com
Acteon Group Ltd. 2012-10-01 Mirage Machines Ltd. 2017-08-16 1
Norwich, United Kingdom · www.acteon.com Derby, United Kingdom · www.miragemachines.com
Acteon Group Ltd. 2012-10-01 UTEC Survey, Inc. 2014-11-01 2
Norwich, United Kingdom · www.acteon.com Houston, Texas · www.utecsurvey.com

M&A by Sector

Sector Current # Value All-time # Value
Energy Services and Equipment 11 (69%) - 16 (64%) 52M (100%)
Oil/Gas Exploration 2 (13%) - 4 (16%) -
Electrical Equipment 1 (6%) - 1 (4%) -
Infrastructure 1 (6%) - 1 (4%) -
Machinery - - 1 (4%) -
Manufacturing 1 (6%) - 1 (4%) -
Test/Measurement Equipment - - 1 (4%) -
Total 16 - 25 $52M

Acquisitions By Geo

State/Country Current # Value All-time # Value
United States 14 (88%) - 23 (92%) 52M (100%)
  Texas 6 (38%) - 11 (44%) 52M (100%)
  Oklahoma 3 (19%) - 4 (16%) -
  Colorado 1 (6%) - 3 (12%) -
  Pennsylvania 2 (13%) - 2 (8%) -
  Michigan 1 (6%) - 1 (4%) -
  California 1 (6%) - 1 (4%) -
  Indiana - - 1 (4%) -
United Kingdom 1 (6%) - 1 (4%) -
Singapore 1 (6%) - 1 (4%) -
Total 16 - 25 $52M

Acquisitions by Deal Type

Type Current # Value All-time # Value
Stake Purchase 6 (38%) - 9 (36%) -
Growth Capital 3 (19%) - 4 (16%) 52M (100%)
Secondary Buyout 4 (25%) - 4 (16%) -
Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI) 2 (13%) - 3 (12%) -
Divestiture - - 2 (8%) -
Recapitalization - - 2 (8%) -
Going Private 1 (6%) - 1 (4%) -
Total 16 - 25 $52M

Exits by Deal Type

Type Total # Value
Trade Sale 5 (42%) 456M (45%)
Trade Sale - Public Company 4 (33%) 563M (55%)
Bankruptcy 2 (17%) -
Merger 1 (8%) -
Total 12 $1.0B

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Alvarez & Marsal
1
Legal Deals
Locke Lord LLP
4

Deal Values

buy # Total
< $100M 1 $52M
TOTAL $52M
Largest O-Tex Pumping LLC
$52M (2011-01-07)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 4 $1.0B
TOTAL $1.0B
Largest Accelerated Companies LLC
$430M (2014-10-01)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
16%
4 (16%)
Strategic(s)
8%
2 (8%)
Exited to
Strategic(s)
75%
9 (75%)

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