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  • Successfully complete a leveraged buyout of a large NYSE listed electronic components manufacturer
  • Help buyer overcome competitive bidders and complete a transaction that had been stalled by other buyers willingness to meet board’s requirements
Program
  • Introduced deal to leading LBO fund and interested them in making a proposal within a week
  • Developed valuation rationale to win over competing bidders and achieve board acceptance
  • Structured transaction as a recapitalization in order to achieve accounting benefits and provide additional shareholder upside
Results
  • Transaction completed at 35% premium to pre-deal market level
  • LBO fund re-IPOed the company and ultimately returned more than 5 times its investment to its limited partners through a series of dividends and share sales over a seven-year period