Genstar-backed Pretium Packaging recruits Kayser as president/CEO

By Iris Dorbian — 2 days ago

Chesterfield, Missouri-based Pretium Packaging, a provider of custom rigid plastic packaging solutions, has named Paul Kayser as president and CEO. The appointment becomes effective February 15, 2016. Previously, Kayser worked at Nypro Packaging where he served as group president. Pretium is a portfolio company of Genstar Capital.

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PE-backed Asset International beefs up staff with new appointments

By Iris Dorbian — 2 months ago

Genstar Capital-backed Asset International has made nine new appointments to its staff. Among them are Terry Beadle as chief revenue officer, Garry Hodnett as director of human capital, Leonie Alsop as director of global marketing and Seth Cohen as senior advisor to the executive committee. Based in New York, AI is a provider of critical data, business intelligence, and information services for the global investment management sector.

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PE-backed AWL to buy Bankrate’s insurance division for $165 mln

By Iris Dorbian — 3 months ago

All Web Leads which is backed by Genstar Capital, has agreed to acquire InsuranceQuotes.com, Bankrate Inc‘s insurance unit. The price of the acquisition is $165 million. The deal is expected to be completed before the end of the year. PRESS RELEASE AUSTIN, TX, November 5, 2015 – All Web Leads (AWL), a Genstar Capital portfolio company and […]

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Genstar taps ex-CCC president/CEO for strategic advisory board

By Iris Dorbian — 3 months ago

Genstar Capital has appointed Jeffrey Green to its strategic advisory board. Greene is a former president and CEO of Consolidated Container Corp. PRESS RELEASE SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Genstar Capital, a leading private equity firm focused on the industrial technology, financial services, software and healthcare industries, today announced the appointment of Jeffrey […]

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PE-backed MW Industries buys Servometer and BellowsTech

By Iris Dorbian — 3 months ago

MW Industries, which is backed by Genstar Capital, has acquired Servometer and BellowsTech. No financial terms were disclosed. Cedar Grove, New Jersey-based Servometer is a maker of miniature bellows, flexible shaft couplings, contact springs and bellows assemblies while BellowsTech, located in Ormond Beach, Florida, is a provider of edge welded bellows and assemblies. PRESS RELEASE […]

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Genstar invests in PSKW

By Luisa Beltran — 4 months ago

Genstar Capital said Wednesday that it made a “substantial” investment in PSKW. Financial terms weren’t announced. Bedminster, New Jersey-based PSKW provides patient prescription medication assistance solutions and payment reimbursement services.

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Franklin Square supports iSqft and CMD merger

By Iris Dorbian — 6 months ago

Franklin Square Capital Partners has provided undisclosed funding to back the merger of iSqFt and CMD Group. Based in Norcross, Georgia, Warburg Pincus-based CMD provides construction information in North America while Cincinnati-based Isqft, which is backed by Genstar Capital, provides software and bid information for the commercial construction industry.

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Genstar-backed Asset International hires Mandelbaum as CEO and president

By Iris Dorbian — 6 months ago

Asset International Inc, a portfolio company of Genstar Capital, has named Joel Mandelbaum as CEO and president. Also, Mandelbaum has made an undisclosed investment in Asset International. Previously, he was an entrepreneur in residence at Warburg Pincus. Based in New York, Asset International is a provider of critical data, business intelligence and information services for the global investment management sector.

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Genstar Fund VII closes at $2 bln

By Luisa Beltran — 6 months ago

Genstar Capital said Monday that its most recent fund closed at $2 billion, exceeding its initial target of $1.5 billion. Genstar said the GP will commit a “meaningful” amount of additional capital. Evercore served as placement agent for Genstar Capital Partners VII. San Francisco-based Genstar targets sectors including financial services, software, industrial technology, and healthcare.

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Isqft and CMD Group merge

By Luisa Beltran — 6 months ago

Isqft and CMD Group have merged. CMD provides construction information in North America, while Isqft supplies cloud-based software tools, data and analytics to the commercial construction industry. Isqft, of Cincinnati, is backed by Genstar Capital. Norcross, Georgia-based CMD, formerly Reed Construction Data and Construction Market Data, is owned by Warburg Pincus and Reed Business Information Services.

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