September 6, 2018

Harris Williams, a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces the sale of Dicom Transportation Group, L.P.’s (Dicom) Canadian Subsidiary (Dicom Canada) to General Logistics Systems B.V. (GLS), a subsidiary of Royal Mail plc (Royal Mail). Dicom is a portfolio company of Wind Point Partners. Dicom Canada is a leading regional transportation company providing ground-based parcel, freight and logistics services in Canada with a focus on Ontario and Quebec. The transaction, led by Frank Mountcastle, Jeff Kidd and Nick Petrick of Harris Williams’ Transportation & Logistics (T&L) Group, extends the firm’s track record in the sector.

September 4, 2018

Harris Williams, a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces that it advised Transportation Insight, a portfolio company of Ridgemont Equity Partners (Ridgemont), on its sale to Gryphon Investors. Transportation Insight provides customized supply chain solutions for manufacturers, retailers and distributors across North America. The transaction was led by Jason Bass, Frank Mountcastle, Jeff Burkett, Jeff Kidd, Jonathan Meredith and Elliott Yousefian of Harris Williams’ Transportation & Logistics (T&L) Group.

August 23, 2018

Harris Williams, a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces that it is advising PowerTeam Services, LLC (PowerTeam), a portfolio company of Kelso & Company (Kelso), on its pending sale to Clayton Dubilier & Rice (CD&R). PowerTeam is a leading provider of maintenance and construction services to the U.S. utility industries. The transaction is being led by Drew Spitzer, Matt White, Ian Thomas, Neha Shah and Will Forston of Harris Williams’ Energy, Power & Infrastructure (EPI) Group.

August 22, 2018

Harris Williams, a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces that it is advising Restaurant Technologies (RT) on its pending sale to West Street Infrastructure Partners III (WSIP III), a family of infrastructure investment funds managed by the Merchant Banking Division of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (Goldman Sachs). RT, a portfolio company of Aurora Capital Partners (Aurora), is one of the largest national providers of closed-loop automated cooking oil solutions to the U.S. restaurant and hospitality markets. The transaction is being led by Bob Baltimore, Brian Lucas, Anthony Basmajian, Taylor Morris and Rob Devlin of Harris Williams’ Business Services Group.

August 10, 2018

Harris Williams, a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces that it advised Washing Systems, LLC (Washing Systems), a portfolio company of Gryphon Investors, on its sale to Kao Corporation (Kao). Washing Systems is a leading provider of chemical and technical services to the commercial laundry processing industry.

August 9, 2018

Harris Williams, a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces the sale of Rise Baking Company (Rise), a portfolio company of Arbor Private Investment Company (Arbor), to Olympus Partners (Olympus). Rise is a leading provider of bakery products including cookies, dessert bars, artisan breads and flatbreads. Harris Williams extends its track record in the sector with this transaction, led by Tim Alexander, Brant Cash, Andy Warczak and Richard Furseth of the firm’s Consumer Group.

August 7, 2018

Harris Williams, a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces that it advised GI Partners on its acquisition of California Cryobank and Cord Blood Registry® (CBR®). GI Partners simultaneously acquired and combined both companies. The transactions were led by Andy Dixon of Harris Williams’ Healthcare & Life Sciences (HCLS) Group.

August 7, 2018

Harris Williams, a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces that it advised Rock-It Cargo on its sale of a majority stake to ATL Partners. Rock-It Cargo is a leading provider of mission-critical international freight forwarding solutions to the live entertainment and music touring, fine arts, sports, corporate events, industrial power projects and humanitarian relief end markets. The transaction was led by Frank Mountcastle, Jason Bass, Jeff Burkett, James O'Malley and Trey Balson of Harris Williams’ Transportation & Logistics (T&L) Group.

August 7, 2018

Harris Williams, a preeminent middle market investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces that it advised Precision Global, a portfolio company of Peak Rock Capital (Peak Rock), on its sale to ONCAP. Precision Global is a leading provider of dispensing solutions. The transaction was led by John Arendale, Patrick McNulty, Jeff Perkins, Brad Morrison, Brandt Carr and Chuck Walter of Harris Williams’ Industrials Group.

August 7, 2018

Harris Williams, a preeminent investment bank focused on the advisory needs of clients worldwide for more than 25 years, announces that it advised Veritext Corporation (Veritext), a provider of deposition and litigation support services, on its sale to Leonard Green & Partners, L.P. (LGP). Harris Williams served as the financial advisor to Veritext, a portfolio company of Pamplona Capital Management (Pamplona). The transaction was led by Derek Lewis, Anthony Basmajian, Graham Gillam and Peter Morgan of Harris Williams’ Business Services Group, and John Arendale of the Richmond office.

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