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Carlyle Agrees to Sell PrimeFlight Aviation 服务 to The Sterling Group and Capitol Meridian Partners

2023年3月6日

庞大且不断增长的市场, breadth of service offerings and customers served, and strong operating performance all position PrimeFlight to drive continued growth

华盛顿, 华盛顿和休斯顿, TX – Funds managed by global investment firm Carlyle (NASDAQ: CG) today announced a definitive agreement to sell PrimeFlight Aviation 服务 (“PrimeFlight” or the “Company”) to Capitol Meridian Partners and The Sterling Group. PrimeFlight is a global provider of essential aircraft, 乘客, and security-related services to commercial airline, 机场, 货物, 以及通用航空客户.

The transaction will close upon satisfaction of customary closing conditions. 财务条款没有披露. The acquisition of PrimeFlight will represent a 50/50 partnership between The Sterling Group and Capitol Meridian Partners.

总部设在Sugar Land, TX, PrimeFlight has operations across approximately 235 stations globally. It provides a full suite of services through its network of subsidiaries, 包括首飞货运, PrimeFlight GSE维护, '外观, ProFlo行业, Skytanking, 及航空清洁用品. PrimeFlight has more than 20 years of service excellence in the aviation industry, offering customers broad and reliable support, 包括关键任务燃料, 除冰, 地勤服务. 该公司拥有大约12个,在全球范围内拥有超过5000名员工, with primary operations in North America and Europe.

道格,令, 凯雷董事总经理, said: “We are grateful to have had the opportunity to partner with the management team to lead the transformation of PrimeFlight. The PrimeFlight team expertly navigated an unprecedented time in the commercial aerospace industry to deliver substantial growth. 在我们合作的过程中, we completed 20 acquisitions to build a global aviation services platform. PrimeFlight has an impressive runway for future growth, and we look forward to seeing the Company’s continued success.”

“We’re thankful to Carlyle for the tremendous support over the years,丹·布卡罗说, PrimeFlight首席执行官. “This is an exciting time for PrimeFlight as we have significantly expanded our operations outside of North America, 继续执行新的业务胜利, and we have a strong pipeline of continued growth through our global footprint. We look forward to partnering with Capitol Meridian Partners and The Sterling Group in this evolution.”

亚当帕尔默, Partner and Co-Founder of Capitol Meridian Partners, said: “We are thrilled to once again partner with the PrimeFlight management team in support of the Company’s next phase of growth. PrimeFlight represents a unique opportunity to partner with a management team for a second time on the same platform. We are excited to invest behind the Company in support of their organic and inorganic growth strategy, during a time in which the aviation industry is continuing its strong recovery from the pandemic.”

格雷格•艾略特, 斯特林集团合伙人, added: “We have partnered with Dan Bucaro as either CEO or Chairman on nine companies over the past twenty years. Dan and his team of industry veterans have built a tremendous platform for growth in PrimeFlight. We look forward to our continued partnership.”

莱瑟姆 & Watkins, LLP is serving as legal counsel to PrimeFlight and Carlyle, and Morgan Stanley & Co LLC and Jefferies, LLC served as financial advisors to PrimeFlight. 麦克德莫特将 & Emery is serving as legal counsel to Capitol Meridian Partners and The Sterling Group.

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成立于1982年, The Sterling Group is a private equity and private credit investment firm that targets investments in basic manufacturing, 分布, 工业服务公司. Typical enterprise values of these companies at initial formation range from $100 million to $750 million. Sterling has sponsored the buyout of 64 platform companies and numerous add-on acquisitions for a total transaction value of over $14.00亿年. 目前英镑兑美元汇率超过5美元.管理着十亿美元的资产. For further information, please visit www.sterling-group.com.

hg3088皇冠信用盘Capitol Meridian Partners

Capitol Meridian Partners is a 华盛顿, DC-based private investment firm formed in 2021 to invest in businesses operating at the nexus of government and commercial markets. The firm targets businesses where it can drive growth and value creation through active engagement and strategic transformation. The firm draws upon deep sector expertise and 70+ years of its principals’ investing experience. For further information, please visit www.capitolmeridian.com.

对凯雷

Carlyle (NASDAQ: CG) is a global investment firm with deep industry expertise that deploys private capital across three business segments: Global Private Equity, Global Credit and Global Investment Solutions. With $373 billion of assets under management as of December 31, 2022, Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors, portfolio companies and the communities in which we live and invest. Carlyle employs more than 2,100 people in 29 offices across five continents. 更多信息可在www上找到.凯雷(carlyle).com. 在Twitter上关注Carlyle @OneCarlyle.

hg3088皇冠信用盘PrimeFlight Aviation 服务

总部设在Sugar Land, 德州, PrimeFlight Aviation 服务 provides major airlines, 机场, 货物 以及通用航空客户 with GSE maintenance, 地勤服务, 99皇冠新现金网服务, 撞上99皇冠新现金网加油, 除冰, 航空清洁用品, 以及终端服务, 跨越全球足迹. 欲了解更多信息,请访问kwcdla.catherineanne.net.