American Industrial Partners

American Industrial Partners is a private equity firm specializing in investments in turnarounds; leveraged buyouts; management buyouts; corporate divestitures, PIPES, structured preferred equity investments; recapitalizations; equity bridging transactions; strategic add-on acquisitions; going-private transactions; debt with warrants; carve-outs; international expansion; re-financings; project management and finance; public equity and Canadian income trust offerings in middle-market and mature companies. The firm primarily invests in industrial services and manufacturing companies that are primarily engaged in selling to other businesses and have business-to-business selling relationships.
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Jorge Amador

Partner

PB

Paul Bamatter

Partner

EB

Eric Baroyan

Partner

JB

John Becker

Senior Managing Partner

JB

Jeffrey Birenbaum

Partner

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Nikhil Bodade

Partner and General Counsel

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Zac Carson

Partner

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Dino M. Cusumano

Senior Managing Partner

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Danny Davis

Partner

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Daniel Davis

Partner

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Ben DeRosa

Partner

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Rich Dennis

Partner

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Richard Dennis

Partner

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Stanley Edme

Partner and Chief Compliance Officer

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Stan Edme

Partner and CCO

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Abbas Elegba

Partner

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Justin Fish

Partner and COO

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Ryan Hodgson

Partner

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Rick Hoffman

Partner

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Derek Leck

Partner

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Kim Marvin

Senior Managing Partner

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Alex Menkhaus

Partner

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Ben Miller

Investment Professional

JP

Jason Perri

Partner

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Toni Rinnevaara

Partner and CIO

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Joel M. Rotroff

Partner

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Joel Stanwood

Partner

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Randall Swift

Partner

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Lou Tedesco

Partner and CFO

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Daryl Yap

Partner

15 past transactions

Rand Logistics

Acquisition in 2017
Rand Logistics, Inc is a provider of bulk freight shipping services throughout the Great Lakes region. Through its subsidiaries, the Company operates a fleet of ten self-unloading bulk carriers, including eight River Class vessels and one River Class integrated tug/barge unit, and three conventional bulk carriers, of which one is operated under a contract of affreightment.

Domtar

Acquisition in 2021
We operate two business segments: Pulp and Paper and Personal Care. We had revenues of $5.5 billion in 2012, of which approximately 93% was from the Pulp and Paper segment and approximately 7% was from the Personal Care segment. On July 31, 2013, we completed the sale of our Distribution business in the United States therefore the historical results of the former Distribution segment will be consolidated into Domtar's Pulp and Paper Division. Our Distribution business in Canada is not affected by the transaction and future results will be consolidated into Domtar's Pulp and Paper Division.

Mark Andy

Acquisition in 2008
Mark Andy Inc. helps converters realize their potential by creating and delivering innovative technologies and comprehensive solutions that increase productivity and profitability.

MBA Polymers

Series D in 2004
MBA Polymers, Inc. (MBA) was founded in 1994 by Dr. Michael Biddle and Mr. Trip Allen, to expand the research capabilities in the area of plastics recycling, and to develop a commercial process for recovering plastics from complex streams of materials. After over six years of research and development, MBA is now considered a world leader at developing technology for the recovery of high value engineering plastics from complex durable goods streams such as computers, electronics, appliances, and automobiles. The company, located in Richmond, CA, operates a 90,000 foot state-of-the-art research and commercial recycling operation.

SEACOR Holdings Inc.

Acquisition in 2020
SEACOR and its subsidiaries are in the business of owning, operating, investing in and marketing equipment, primarily in the offshore oil and gas, shipping and logistics industries. SEACOR is a global provider of marine transportation equipment and logistics services primarily servicing the U.S. and international energy and agricultural markets. SEACOR offers customers a diversified suite of services and equipment, including offshore marine, inland river, storage and handling, distribution of petroleum, chemical and agricultural commodities, and shipping. SEACOR is dedicated to building innovative, modern, “next generation,” efficient marine equipment while providing highly responsive service with the highest safety standards, and dedicated professional employees.

Orizon Aerostructures Inc.

Venture Round in 2020
Orizon Aerostructures Inc. manufactures and supplies parts and subassemblies for commercial aerospace, military fixed wing, rotorcraft, missile/ground support, and general aviation manufacturers and suppliers. Orizon Aerostructures Inc. was formerly known as Tech Industries, LLC and changed its name to Orizon Aerostructures Inc. in 2016. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri with operations in North Kansas City, Missouri; and Grove and Owasso, Oklahoma.
The Goss® brand represents more than 170 years of innovation that has continuously enhanced the viability, value, impact and competitive position of print media. Brothers Fred and Sam Goss founded the original Goss Printing Press Company in Chicago, aligning their innovative ideas with customer requirements to create new opportunities. That vision was mirrored by subsequently acquired companies including Sheridan, Marinoni, Fosters, Harris, Cottrell and Creusot Loire. The common denominator has been a culture of innovation and customer collaboration that has always delivered the most important breakthroughs in web printing and print finishing technology.

Presstek

Acquisition in 2012
Presstek manufactures and markets digital offset printing solutions. Their environmentally sustainable solutions make it easier for print service providers across all markets to meet demands for high quality, faster turnaround color printing with higher profit margins. It provides DI plates, DI presses, commercial CTP, commercial plates, conventional offset, and finishing equipment. Presstek is a U.S.-based company that was founded in 1987 by Lawrence Howard.

Vertex Aerospace

Acquisition in 2018
Vertex Aerospace, LLC provides aerospace and technical support services. Its services include logistics support, maintenance, repair and overhaul, supply chain management, and pilot training services. The company serves the U.S. Department of Defense, including the Air Force, Navy, Army, Marine Corps, Customs Service, and Drug Enforcement Administration. The company was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Madison, Mississippi with an operational site in Maryland; and a regional office in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

The Brock Group, Inc.

Acquisition in 2017
The Brock Group is a provider of industrial specialty services provider for capital projects, routine maintenance, and turnarounds.

Moly-Cop USA LLC

Acquisition in 2016
Moly-Cop USA LLC manufactures and distributes grinding media products for the mining sector. The company is based in Kansas City, Missouri. Moly-Cop USA LLC operates as a subsidiary of Arrium Limited.

Current, powered by GE

Acquisition in 2018
Current, powered by GE a digital power service built to transform the way we use energy.

Serva Group LLC

Acquisition in 2014
The SERVAgroup of companies (“SERVA”) was established in 1991 as a diversified global oilfield manufacturing group of companies with operations in the United States, Canada, and China. The Company manufactures and markets specialized well completion equipment used in the drilling, completion, and servicing of oil and gas wells. The Company's diversified product lines include equipment for well stimulation, cementing and coil tubing applications plus ancillary pumps, well servicing pumps, and fluid ends. In addition to its line of completion equipment, the Company offers replacement parts, equipment repair and refurbishment, technical support and training.

MBA Polymers

Series C in 2002
MBA Polymers, Inc. (MBA) was founded in 1994 by Dr. Michael Biddle and Mr. Trip Allen, to expand the research capabilities in the area of plastics recycling, and to develop a commercial process for recovering plastics from complex streams of materials. After over six years of research and development, MBA is now considered a world leader at developing technology for the recovery of high value engineering plastics from complex durable goods streams such as computers, electronics, appliances, and automobiles. The company, located in Richmond, CA, operates a 90,000 foot state-of-the-art research and commercial recycling operation.

Armstrong Flooring

Acquisition in 2018
Armstrong Flooring, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, sources, and sells resilient flooring products used in the construction and renovation of commercial, residential, and institutional buildings in North America and the Pacific Rim. It sells its products to independent wholesale flooring distributors, retailers, builders, contractors, installers, property management firms, homeowners, and others. The company was founded in 1860 and is headquartered in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.