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Validor Capital acquires Marwin

Validor Capital LLC has acquired West Columbia, South Carolina-based The Marwin Company, a maker of stairways, pocket door frames and other specialty building products. No financial terms were disclosed.


Boca Raton, FL, June 1, 2017 – Validor Capital LLC, a Boca Raton, Florida based private equity investment firm, announced today that it has partnered with management to acquire The Marwin Company, Inc. (“Marwin” or the “Company”), based in West Columbia, South Carolina.

Marwin was acquired from Edwin Davis and Marion Davis, who were seeking a transition to retirement.

President Andy Davis, along with the entire Marwin management team, will continue to operate the Company consistent with its existing operating philosophy and strategic plan.

Founded in 1947, Marwin is a leading manufacturer of attic stairways, pocket door frames, and other specialty building products, and has operated with an unrelenting focus on quality, innovation and customer service.

Marwin is headquartered in West Columbia, South Carolina with an additional facility in Mount Pleasant, Texas.

Validor Capital’s focus on manufacturing and industrial companies, its principals’ decades of experience in supporting management transitions such as this, and the Company’s strong positioning in its end markets make Marwin an excellent fit for Validor’s investment thesis and criteria.

About The Marwin Company
For 70 years Marwin has been focused on delivering exceptional value and superior customer service with its product offerings including attic stairways and pocket door frames. Learn more about Marwin at

About Validor Capital
Validor Capital is a Boca Raton, Florida based private equity firm focused on acquiring majority interests in established privately held enterprises in the small to lower middle market. Validor’s team consists of experienced private equity professionals and executive managers with decades of experience guiding companies towards growth and operational excellence. With a focus on manufacturing and industrial service businesses, Validor seeks to invest in companies with attractive prospects and revenues ranging from $10 million to $100 million, teaming with high-quality management to drive efficiencies and value creation. Learn more about Validor at