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

Partnered with Kian Capital.


Oakland automation, LLC

Specialty provider of automation integration technologies, including the integration and assembly of complex robotics equipment.

Initial investment: February 2016


Clio Holdings, LLC

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

Initial investment: June 2016




interclean Holdings, LLC

Manufacturer of automated vehicle wash systems for a global customer base.

Initial investment: September 2016




Manufacturer of mission-critical equipment to the vehicle paint preparation process.

Initial Investment: December 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