PE-owned Belcan to acquire EKES

By Iris Dorbian — 3 weeks ago

Belcan Inc, which is owned by AE Industrial Partners, will acquire Europe-based East Kilbride Engineering Services, an engineering consulting company. No financial terms were disclosed for the transaction that is expected to close in the first quarter of 2016. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP acted as financial advisor to Belcan and AE Industrial Partners on the deal.

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PE-owned Belcan buys Tandel

By Iris Dorbian — 1 month ago

Belcan LLC, which is owned by AE Industrial Partners LLC, has acquired Tandel. No financial terms were disclosed. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP acted as financial advisor to Belcan and AE Industrial Partners on the transaction. Based in Oldsmar, Florida, Tandel is a provider of technical services and support for the aerospace and defense sectors.

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Apax to invest in online real estate marketplace Idealista

By Iris Dorbian — 7 months ago

Apax Partners has agreed to acquire a stake in online real estate marketplace Idealista SA. The sellers are Tiger Global Management, Kutxabank and Bonsai Venture Capital. Jefferies provided financial advice to Idealista on the transaction while PricewaterhouseCoopers provided financial and tax advice to Apax.

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PE-owned Peacock Engineering Company to acquire L&L Foods

By Iris Dorbian — 7 months ago

Peacock Engineering Company, a portfolio company of Charlesbank Capital Partners, has agreed to buy L&L Foods. No financial terms were disclosed for the transaction that is expected to be completed by the end of the month. PricewaterhouseCoopers provided financial advice to Peacock and Charlesback on the deal while Houlihan Lokey did likewise for L&L Foods. Based in Anaheim, California, L&L Foods is a provider of portion-control food packaging solutions.

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Wynnchurch promotes four to MD

By Iris Dorbian — 7 months ago

Wynnchurch Capital has promoted Brian Crumbaugh, Greg Gleason, Neel Mayenkar and Michael Teplitsky to managing director. Prior to joining Wynnchurch, Crumbaugh worked at ShoreView Industries and Piper Jaffray while Gleason was at Houlihan Lokey and Bank of America. Mayenkar’s work background includes positions at Houlihan Lokey and at PricewaterhouseCoopers and Teplitsky’s resume has stints at Lime Rock Partners and at UBS Investment Bank.

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OpenView Venture Partners beefs up team with three hires

By Iris Dorbian — 9 months ago

Boston-based venture firm OpenView Venture Partners has expanded its team with three new additions. The company has named Kelsey Heavey as analyst, Allie Letourneau as senior accountant and Gail Axelrod as PR and community maager. Previously, Heavey worked at Fiksu; Letourneau was at PricewaterhouseCoopers; and Axelrod worked at BetterCloud.

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Carlyle buys ECi Software Solutions

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

The Carlyle Group has acquired ECi Software Solutions. No financial terms were disclosed. Willkie Farr & Gallagher and Harris Williams & Co advised ECi while Latham & Watkins and PricewaterhouseCoopers advised Carlyle. Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, ECi is a provider of business management and ecommerce software solutions.

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