Investment Philosophy

Supply Chain Equity Partners invests solely in distribution and logistics companies that are or can become a critical link in the supply chain. We work closely with management teams in implementing the strategic, operating and financial initiatives necessary to maximize the value of our distribution companies.

Supply Chain Equity Partners applies a disciplined investment process that leverages the experience, knowledge and industry relationships of our principals and investors. Our knowledge of and experience in the distribution industry enables us to identify favorable trends early and develop strategies to capitalize on these trends. The use of appropriate financial leverage and well-timed exit strategies complement our focus on operational enhancement.

Investment Criteria

Wholesale distributors and related logistics companies that are a critical link in the supply chain, regardless of sub-sector.

Transaction Types

  • Platform acquisitions
  • Corporate divestitures of non core operations
  • Underperforming businesses
  • Add on acquisitions to existing portfolio companies

Management

We partner with capable management teams with proven track records and encourage owner operators to retain ownership stakes and share in the equity appreciation during our investment period. We also offer management teams substantial performance-based incentives, including significant equity ownership.

Our knowledge of and experience in the distribution industry enables us to identify favorable trends early and develop strategies to capitalize on these trends.