December 26, 2019

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces that it advised Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI), a portfolio company of FFL Partners (FFL), on its sale to Wendel, a premier European investment firm. CPI is a leading provider of behavior management and crisis prevention training programs. The transaction was led by Mike Wilkins and Andy Leed of the Harris Williams Technology, Media & Telecom (TMT) Group; Derek Lewis and Kel Wilburn of the Harris Williams Business Services Group; and Graham Rives of the firm’s Richmond office.

December 12, 2019

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces that it is advising Fitness World, a portfolio company of FSN Capital, on its pending sale to PureGym, a portfolio company of Leonard Green & Partners (LGP) and the UK's largest gym operator. Fitness World is a leading fitness operator in Europe. The transaction, being led by Ed Arkus, Danielius Uznys and Krishna Patel of the Harris Williams Consumer Group, extends the firm’s experience in the fitness space. Recent Harris Williams fitness transactions include advising PureGym on its sale to LGP, Taymax on its sale to Trilantic North America and Impact Fitness on an investment by Morgan Stanley Capital Partners, among other transactions. 

December 10, 2019

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces that it advised Upstream Rehabilitation (Upstream), a portfolio company of Revelstoke Capital Partners (Revelstoke), on its sale to Revelstoke Single Asset Fund I, a newly formed special purpose vehicle affiliated with Revelstoke. Upstream is a leading national provider of outpatient and specialized physical therapy services, operating more than 746 clinics across 27 states. The advisory engagement was led by Andy Dixon, Cheairs Porter, Ben Bloomfield and Michael Mahoney of the Harris Williams Healthcare & Life Sciences (HCLS) Group.

December 10, 2019

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces that it advised Lazer Spot, Inc. (Lazer Spot), a portfolio company of Greenbriar Equity Group, LP (Greenbriar), on its sale to Harvest Partners, LP (Harvest Partners). Lazer Spot is a leading independent provider of comprehensive yard management services and solutions. The transaction was led by Jason Bass, Frank Mountcastle, Jeff Kidd, James O’Malley and Trey Balson of the Harris Williams Transportation & Logistics (T&L) Group and Liam Duffy of the firm’s Richmond office.

December 6, 2019

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces that it advised Longs Pharmacy Solutions (Longs), a portfolio company of Tailwind Capital (Tailwind), on its sale to PharMedQuest, a portfolio company of Kinderhook Industries, LLC (Kinderhook). Longs provides pharmacy management services and specialty pharmacy operations. The transaction was led by Cheairs Porter, Paul Hepper, Nick Owens, Tyler Bradshaw, Andrew Hoft and Cameron Thomas of the Harris Williams Healthcare & Life Sciences (HCLS) Group.

December 4, 2019

Harris Williams, an investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, continues to experience robust deal flow and record growth. Critical to the firm’s success are its enduring client relationships based on providing thoughtful, trusted and effective advice. To support these strong relationships, the firm is pleased to welcome Bruce Kelleher as a managing director to Harris Williams.

November 1, 2019

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces that it advised Yellowstone Landscape (Yellowstone), a portfolio company of CIVC Partners, LP (CIVC), on its sale to Harvest Partners, LP (Harvest Partners). Yellowstone is a leading provider of commercial landscape services throughout the Southern and Southwestern United States. The transaction was led by Brian Lucas, Taylor Morris and Maury Nolen of the Harris Williams Business Services Group and John Neuner of the firm’s Consumer Group.

October 28, 2019

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces that it advised Sykes Holiday Cottages (Sykes), a portfolio company of Livingbridge, on its sale to Vitruvian Partners (Vitruvian). Sykes is a leading independent holiday home provider in the UK, Ireland and New Zealand. The transaction, led by Ed Arkus, Will Bain and Krishna Patel of the Harris Williams Consumer Group, extends the firm’s experience in the travel space.

October 24, 2019

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces that it advised TorcSill Foundations, LLC (TorcSill), a portfolio company of Intervale Capital, LLC (Intervale), on its sale to a newly-formed entity owned primarily by White Deer Energy (White Deer). TorcSill is a leading provider of deep-foundation solutions for energy, industrial and power end markets. The transaction was led by Luke Semple, Drew Spitzer, Ian Thomas and Marshall Wills of the Harris Williams Energy, Power & Infrastructure (EPI) Group.

October 9, 2019

Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces that it is advising National Seating & Mobility (NSM), a portfolio company of Court Square Capital (Court Square), on its pending sale to Cinven. NSM is a leading provider of complex rehabilitation, mobility and accessibility solutions in the U.S. and Canada. The transaction is being led by Geoff  Smith, Paul Hepper, Cheairs Porter, Nathan Robertson and Bill Whitaker of the Harris Williams Healthcare & Life Sciences (HCLS) Group.