Tailwind invests in Cumming Group

Tailwind Capital has made an undisclosed investment in Cumming Group, a portfolio company of Long Point Capital. Lincoln International advised Long Point and Cumming Point on the transaction. Cumming Group is a project management and cost management consultancy.

PRESS RELEASE

CHICAGO, IL – Lincoln International (“Lincoln”), a leading global mid-market investment bank, has announced that Cumming Group, Inc. (“Cumming” or the “Company”), a portfolio holding of Long Point Capital, Inc. (“Long Point”), has received a significant investment from Tailwind Capital (“Tailwind”).
Cumming is a leading, fully-integrated project management and cost management consultancy serving diverse sectors, including the education, healthcare, corporate, themed entertainment, public and retail sectors, worldwide. The Company’s comprehensive services add value and minimize risk at each stage of an existing or new building’s maintenance, renovation and/or development cycle. The Company’s leadership position is supported by its global scale (27 offices throughout the U.S., Europe and the Middle East), with the sector-specific and local knowledge of a boutique provider. Since 1996, market leaders have relied on Cumming to plan and manage their largest, most complex and highest profile projects on-time and on-budget.
Finlay Cumming, Cumming’s Founder and Chief Executive Officer, commented, “Lincoln’s unique insights, deep understanding of our business model and senior-level dedication throughout the process were instrumental in achieving a successful outcome with the right partner that allows Cumming to continue on its impressive growth trajectory.”

Gerry Boylan, Partner at Long Point, added, “Lincoln’s industry expertise and tremendous execution created a highly efficient process, resulting in a great outcome for Cumming’s shareholders and management team. Lincoln’s global platform and access to key decision makers were critical in securing an exceptional new long-term partner for Cumming.”

Lincoln acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Long Point and the Company, working closely with the management team and shareholders throughout the process. This included providing M&A advisory expertise and managing the marketing, due diligence and negotiation phases of the engagement.

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About Lincoln International
Lincoln International specializes in merger and acquisition advisory services, debt advisory services, private capital raising and restructuring advice on mid-market transactions. Lincoln International also provides fairness opinions, valuations and pension advisory services on a wide range of transaction sizes. With seventeen offices in the Americas, Asia and Europe, Lincoln International has strong local knowledge and contacts in key global economies. The firm provides clients with senior-level attention, in-depth industry expertise and integrated resources. By being focused and independent, Lincoln International serves its clients without conflicts of interest.

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