Arlington Capital Partners has acquired McLean, Virginia-based Xebec, a provider of human intelligence solutions and services to customers in the intelligence community. No financial terms were disclosed.
WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Arlington Capital Partners (“Arlington”), a Washington, DC-area private equity firm, today announced the acquisition of Xebec Global Corporation (“Xebec” or the “Company”). Based in McLean, VA, Xebec is a highly specialized provider of human intelligence solutions and services to customers in the Intelligence Community.
David Wodlinger, a Partner at Arlington, said, “Xebec has built a reputation for excellence in supporting our nation’s most critical intelligence missions. We are excited to be partnering with Phil Jones to ensure the Company continues to offer our core customer base the same unique subject matter expertise and dedication to the mission that our customers expect from Xebec. Furthermore, we plan to invest additional capital into the business to provide our customers with an expanded offering of advanced capabilities to rapidly respond to their most pressing requirements. The acquisition of Xebec continues Arlington’s long history of investing in premier companies within the national security community.”
“Xebec is pleased to be joining forces with Arlington, a firm that understands how to deliver value to customers, employees and shareholders in support of a broader national security mission,” commented Phil Jones, Co-founder & President of Xebec. “We are looking forward to a period of strong growth while continuing to provide the best available solutions to address an ever-changing mission.”
Ben Ramundo of Arlington Capital said, “Xebec’s recent successes across a number of its programs have positioned the Company to capitalize on several near-term market opportunities. The Company’s distinguished achievements and past performance will be strategic assets as we move to significantly grow the business while retaining the agility, reputation, and responsiveness that have benefited Xebec’s customers and employees alike.”
About Arlington Capital Partners
Arlington Capital Partners is a Washington, D.C.-area private equity firm that has managed $2.2 billion of committed capital via four investment funds, including Arlington’s fourth and most recent $700 million fund. Arlington is focused on middle market investment opportunities in growth industries, including: government services and technology, aerospace/defense, healthcare, and business services and software. The firm’s professionals and network have a unique combination of operating and private equity experience that enable Arlington to be a value-added investor. Arlington invests in companies in partnership with high quality management teams that are motivated to establish and/or advance their Company’s position as leading competitors in their field. www.arlingtoncap.com
About Xebec Global Corporation
Since its inception in 2006, Xebec has provided highly specialized human intelligence solutions and services to customers in the Intelligence Community. Like its eponymous logo, the xebec war ship, the Company has a shallow draft, allowing it to be highly maneuverable and optimized to carry out the missions of its customers. www.xebecglobal.com