Current Investments

Temperform, LLC

Manufacturer of stainless steel and specialty castings based in Novi, MI.

Initial investment: December 2014


motor city INDUSTRIAL, llc

Distributor of industrial consumables and ancillary products through locations in the Midwest and Southeast.

Initial investment: July 2015


Oakland Industries, LLC

Nationwide provider of automation design and integration technologies for industrial applications.

Initial investment: February 2016


Clio Holdings, LLC

Network of leading businesses in the countertop supply and fabrication industry. 

Initial investment: June 2016


Prior experience

Federal Broach & Machine Company

Manufacturer of specialized broach machines and broach tools based in Harrison, MI.

Dan Bickersteth served as President & CEO and member of the board of directors. Partnered with Apollo Management and BlackEagle Partners.

Initial investment: November 2006

Exit: Acquired by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries in April 2012


US LBM Holdings, LLC

Network of leading building material distributors across the U.S. primarily serving residential and commercial construction industries.

Bryan Tolles served as member of the board of directors. Partnered with BlackEagle Partners.

Initial investment: October 2009

Exit: Acquired by Kelso & Company in August 2015