H.I.G. Capital LLC has closed its previously announced acquisition of Reston, Virginia-based NCI Inc, a provider of enterprise solutions and services for U.S. defense, intelligence, health and civilian government agencies. According to an earlier item on the deal, H.I.G. completed a tender offer of $20 per share for NCI.
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–H.I.G. Capital (“H.I.G.”), a leading global private equity investment firm with $22 billion of equity capital under management,* is pleased to announce that one of its affiliates has acquired NCI, Inc. (“NCI” or the “Company”).
Headquartered in Reston, VA, NCI is a diversified IT and professional services company that provides software development, information assurance, IT system engineering and modernization and other enterprise IT solutions primarily to the U.S. Department of Defense, Intelligence Community, and federal health and civilian agencies.
Paul Dillahay, CEO of NCI, commented, “We are excited about our partnership with H.I.G. and what it means for our customers and employees. This partnership with H.I.G. Capital will offer NCI an opportunity to accelerate our growth strategy; enhance our delivery of premier solutions to our customers, including the use of artificial intelligence and agile software development to increase the speed, productivity and capability of their missions; and create new opportunities for our employees.”
“We are excited to partner with Paul Dillahay and the entire NCI workforce,” said Rick Rosen, an Executive Managing Director at H.I.G. “We believe NCI is well positioned to continue to deliver differentiated technology solutions to its federal government customers, including the men and women of our armed forces, and we look forward to working with the NCI management team through the next stage of the Company’s growth.”
NCI is a leading provider of enterprise solutions and services to U.S. defense, intelligence, health and civilian government agencies. The company has the expertise and proven track record to solve its customers’ most important and complex mission challenges through technology and innovation. NCI’s team of highly skilled professionals focuses on delivering cost-effective solutions and services in the areas of agile development and lean software O&M cybersecurity and information assurance; engineering and logistics; big data and data analytics; IT infrastructure optimization and service management; and health and program integrity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, NCI has approximately 2,000 employees operating at more than 100 locations worldwide. For more information, visit http://www.nciinc.com.
About H.I.G. Capital
H.I.G. is a leading global private equity and alternative assets investment firm with $22 billion of equity capital under management.* Based in Miami, and with offices in New York, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Atlanta in the U.S., as well as international affiliate offices in London, Hamburg, Madrid, Milan, Paris, Bogotá, Mexico City and Rio de Janeiro, H.I.G. specializes in providing both debt and equity capital to small and mid-sized companies, utilizing a flexible and operationally focused/ value-added approach:
1. H.I.G.’s equity funds invest in management buyouts, recapitalizations and corporate carve-outs of both profitable as well as underperforming manufacturing and service businesses.
2. H.I.G.’s debt funds invest in senior, unitranche and junior debt financing to companies across the size spectrum, both on a primary (direct origination) basis, as well as in the secondary markets. H.I.G. is also a leading CLO manager, through its WhiteHorse family of vehicles, and manages a publicly traded BDC, WhiteHorse Finance.
3. H.I.G.’s real estate funds invest in value-added properties, which can benefit from improved asset management practices.
Since its founding in 1993, H.I.G. has invested in and managed more than 200 companies worldwide. The firm’s current portfolio includes more than 100 companies with combined sales in excess of $30 billion. For more information, please refer to the H.I.G. website at www.higcapital.com.
* Based on total capital commitments managed by H.I.G. Capital and affiliates.