October 19, 2015

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide, announces the sale of MMM Group Limited (MMM Group) to WSP Global Inc. (WSP; TSX:WSP) in a transaction valued at approximately CAD $425 million. MMM Group is one of the largest privately-owned engineering consulting companies in Canada. The transaction was led by Drew SpitzerMatt WhiteChris Burnham, Carl Menzel and Adam Daigle of Harris Williams & Co.’s Energy, Power & Infrastructure (EPI) Group.

The Street
October 9, 2015

Sam Hendler, a managing director at Harris Williams & Co., discusses the healthy outlook for investment banks based on Harris Williams & Co.'s research study with nearly 700 leaders of privately held, high growth companies.

October 8, 2015

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide, announces the sale of HelpSystems, Inc. (HelpSystems), a leading provider of IT operations, security and business intelligence software solutions, to H.I.G. Capital (H.I.G.). Harris Williams & Co. served as the exclusive advisor to HelpSystems, a portfolio company of Summit Partners (Summit). The transaction was led by Jeff BistrongThierry MonjauzeTyler DewingPriyanka Naithani and Scott Reinig of Harris Williams & Co.’s Technology, Media & Telecom (TMT) Group.

Mergers & Acquisitions Journal
October 1, 2015

Sam Hendler, a managing director at Harris Williams & Co., discusses the middle market deal making environment today and how it may be changing in the near future.

October 1, 2015

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide, announces the sale of Liqui-Box Corporation (Liqui-Box) to Olympus Partners (Olympus). Liqui-Box is a leading provider of liquid packaging solutions. Harris Williams & Co. served as the exclusive financial advisor to Liqui-Box, a portfolio company of The Sterling Group (Sterling). The transaction was led by Patrick McNultyDarwin Olympia and Brad Morrison of Harris Williams & Co.’s Industrials Group and Hiter Harris and Graham Gillam of the firm’s Richmond office.

October 1, 2015

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide, announces the sale of Harvey Industries Inc., doing business as Harvey Building Products (Harvey), to Dunes Point Capital (DPC). Harvey is a leading manufacturer and distributor of premium windows, as well as a wholesale distributor of a broad range of high quality exterior building products. Management as well as members of the Bigony and Morrison families will continue to be meaningful investors in the business.  The transaction was led by Mike HoganRyan Nelson and Trey Packard of Harris Williams & Co.’s Building Products Group and Jay Hernandez and Brandt Carr of the firm’s Industrials Group.

Huffington Post
September 25, 2015

Harris Williams & Co. speaks about the consolidation of mental health facilities in the healthcare industry.

DealMarket
September 24, 2015

Harris Williams & Co.'s research survey found that buisness leaders have misconceptions about partnering with private equity when preparing for an exit.

September 24, 2015

Harris Williams & Co., a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide, announces the sale of Healthcare Staffing Services (HSS) to Thomas H. Lee Partners, L.P. (THL).  Harris Williams & Co. served as the advisor to HSS, a portfolio company of Altaris Capital Partners, LLC (Altaris). HSS is a highly differentiated provider of specialized travel nurse staffing solutions addressing hospitals’ most urgent and crucial temporary labor needs. The transaction was led by Turner BredrupCheairs PorterAndy Dixon and Bill Kayser of Harris Williams & Co.’s Healthcare & Life Sciences (HCLS) Group and Walker Dales of the firm’s Richmond office.

GruFocus
September 23, 2015

James Clark, a managing director at Harris Williams & Co., speaks about the high volume of M&A activity within the healthcare industry.