JANUARY 8, 2024 – Yellow Point Equity Partners V LP (“Fund V”) is pleased to announce the closing of an investment in LOGISTEC Corporation (“LOGISTEC”) in connection with a take-private transaction led by Blue Wolf Capital Partners (“Blue Wolf”)”), a middle market private equity firm specializing in the industrial and healthcare sectors, and a group of senior executives with extensive marine terminal experience led by Sean Pierce, newly appointed Chief Executive Officer. The LOGISTEC transaction announcement can be read here.
LOGISTEC is a provider of specialized marine and environmental services, operating through two primary segments:
• Marine Services is a North American terminal operator providing bulk, break bulk, cargo handling and related services, such as warehousing and transloading across 90 terminals at 60 ports.
• Environmental Services, which primarily operates as Sanexen, is a provider of environmental solutions, including underground water main rehabilitation and contaminated site remediation.
LOGISTEC was founded in 1952 and is headquartered in Montréal, Quebec. For additional information on LOGISTEC, please visit www.logistec.com.
Brian Begert, Managing Partner of Yellow Point, said, “LOGISTEC’s marine division operates a network of terminal infrastructure assets in strategically significant locations, while its environmental division plays a pivotal role in extending the life of aging clean water infrastructure and remediating contaminated soils across North America, making the company an excellent fit for our next investment.”
Brad Hill, Partner at Yellow Point, added, “LOGISTEC is well positioned to benefit from global trade realignment and the build out and improvement of North American infrastructure. We are enthusiastic about partnering with Blue Wolf who share a similar philosophy around operations-focused value creation.”
This is Yellow Point’s fifth investment in Fund V, which had its final closing in December 2021.
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Yellow Point Equity Partners is a private equity investment firm with significant operating and investment experience. It invests in outstanding management teams of later-stage growth companies and aims to be the long-term partner of choice for Canada’s leading mid-market companies.
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