Boss Industries, LLC

BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Boss Industries, LLC in its Sale to Wynnchurch Capital

Transaction summary

On January 31, 2019, Boss Industries, LLC (“Boss”), a portfolio company of Strait Lane Capital Partners, was acquired by Wynnchurch Capital. BB&T Capital Markets served as the exclusive financial advisor to Boss.

About the companies

Boss Industries, LLC

Boss Industries, LLC, headquartered in LaPorte, Indiana, is a leading supplier of highly-engineered, vehicle-mounted air compression and generator systems that power mission-critical tools & equipment for a variety of end markets. The Company is known for its premium product offering and expertise in rotary screw compression, supported by a dedicated, in-house engineering team. Since its founding in 1988, Boss has developed longstanding relationships with specialty vehicle OEMs, oil & gas distributors, and truck upfitters in North America.

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Wynnchurch Capital

Wynnchurch Capital, LLC, headquartered in the Chicago suburb of Rosemont, Illinois, with offices in California and Canada, was founded in 1999, and is a leading middle-market private equity investment firm. Wynnchurch’s strategy is to partner with middle market companies in the United States and Canada that possess the potential for substantial growth and profit improvement. Wynnchurch Capital manages a number of private equity funds with $2.2 billion of committed capital under management and specializes in recapitalizations, growth capital, management buyouts, corporate carve-outs and restructurings.

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Strait Lane Capital Partners

Strait Lane Capital Partners, LLC (SLCP), based in Dallas, Texas, is a privately held investment firm focused on middle-market businesses. SLCP brings strategic insights and expertise including effective governance, operational excellence, vertical market depth, and extensive private and public client relationships.

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Automotive Aftermarket

Our focus and expertise across the entire aftermarket channel is a clear differentiator from other firms and enables us to identify opportunities and trends first.

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