LLM Capital Partners Acquires Hybrid Design’s Assets

LLM Capital Partners LLC of Boston, Mass., completed a new investment in Hybrid Design Associates LLC. Financial terms were not disclosed. Under the terms of the deal, LLM Capital acquired the assets of the Tempe, Ariz.-based maker of electronic assemblies through a newly formed entity.

LLM Capital Partners LLC, a private equity firm specializing in growth equity investments (“LLM”), announced today the acquisition of the assets of Hybrid Design Associates, Inc. (“HDA”), completed by a newly formed entity.

HDA, headquartered in Tempe, Ariz., manufactures specialized high-reliability electronic assemblies for use in extreme temperature, shock and vibration environments, such as in oil and natural gas drilling and GPS-guided munitions. HDA’s products, which are engineered and built to customers’ specifications, are critical components within their products. For more information, visit www.hda-smc.com.

Joining LLM in this investment are Glenn Shomperlen, who oversees sales and customer relationships at HDA; Richard Cook, who previously led Precision Components Group, a portfolio company in the niche manufacturing space of a predecessor fund of LLM’s principals; and an affiliate of Prudential Capital Group, a leading provider of mezzanine and equity capital to U.S.-based, middle-market companies.

About LLM

LLM Capital Partners LLC is a Boston-based private equity firm focused on making growth equity investments in middle market companies. Its investment strategy is to provide expansion capital to support growth strategies of companies with entrepreneurial management teams that are significant owners of their businesses. For more information, please visit www.llmcapital.com.

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