Woodlawn Partners exits Dynamatic

TGP Capital Partners has acquired Dynamatic from Woodlawn Partners Inc. No financial terms were disclosed. Based in Sturtevant, Wisconsin, Dynamatic is a maker of variable speed drives, brakes and controls.


Woodlawn Partners, Inc. (www.Woodlawnpartners.com), a Chicago-based private equity group, sold Dynamatic to TGP Capital Partners II, LLC a private equity fund based in Kansas City, Missouri.

Dynamatic, founded in 1931 and headquartered in Sturtevant, Wisconsin, is the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of Eddy Current variable speed drives (“VSDs”), brakes, and controls. Its products are used extensively across the water & wastewater industry, as well as in materials processing, chemicals processing, and other diversified industrial markets.

Greg Bregstone, Partner at Woodlawn, said, “We partnered with the management team to build the business by expanding distribution and growing in key end markets. We feel that Dynamatic is well positioned to continue its success and growth with TGP.”

About Woodlawn Partners:
Woodlawn Partners is a Chicago-based private equity group that takes operationally active roles to support management teams or to provide succession paths. They have invested in 9 businesses across a variety of industries since 2010 and look for opportunities where business owners value a personal commitment to building for the long term.