Monroe Capital Backs Links Global with $22M

Monroe Capital has provided a $22 million unitranche facility to Links Global LLC. The financing was used to refinance existing debt and provide growth capital, Monroe Capital said in a written statement. Links Global is based in Walnut, Calif., and provides freight hauling services, warehouse storage space and related equipment. Monroe Capital provides senior and junior debt and equity co-investments to middle-market companies.

PRESS RELEASE
Monroe Capital LLC today announced the funding of a $22 million unitranche facility to Links Global LLC. Monroe Capital’s facility was used to refinance existing debt and provide growth capital through an acquisition facility.

Links Global, based in Walnut, California, is a third party logistics business providing freight hauling services, warehouse storage space and related equipment from facilities located in California, Colorado, Utah, Idaho and Oregon. Customers include leading companies in the beverage, construction, corrugated materials, food and mining industries, among others.

Tom Aronson, Managing Director at Monroe Capital, said, “We are excited to provide Links Global with a one-stop financing solution that will assist Links Global in their nationwide expansion efforts. We are fortunate to have a partnership with Jared and Janet Williams and believe their business will prosper for years to come.”

Jared Williams, Chief Executive Officer of Links Global, said, “We are pleased to enter into this new financing partnership with Monroe Capital. Their financing solution strengthens our capital base and positions us well for future growth of our business. We found the Monroe team to be extremely flexible with a refreshing ‘can do’ attitude. They have met all of our expectations and we believe Monroe is the right team to assist us in the execution of our long term growth strategy.”

About Monroe Capital
Monroe Capital is a private investment firm providing senior and junior debt and equity co-investments to middle-market companies in the U.S. and Canada. Investment types include unitranche financings, bridge loans, acquisition facilities, mezzanine debt, second lien or last-out loans, equity co-investments and acquisitions of distressed debt. Monroe Capital prides itself on its flexible investment approach and its ability to close and fund transactions quickly. Monroe is committed to being a value-added and user-friendly partner to owners, senior management and private equity sponsors.