Building great industrial businesses for over 25 years

The AIP Team

Our team of engineering-centric operating and investment professionals possess the functional expertise to identify and unlock the potential of industrial businesses.

Meet the Team »

Strategy

The Firm’s equity and credit strategies target middle market industrial companies, with a flexible and opportunistic approach that invests in all levels of the capital structure.

Strategy & Criteria »

The AIP Difference

“Lead by serving” – providing sound financial support and access to the firm’s resources, enabling management to focus on business fundamentals and creating long term value.

Culture & Values »

Current Portfolio

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ACPI

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AIP Aerospace

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The Carlstar Group

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Dynacast

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EnTrans International

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Goss

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Optimas

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Polar

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Presstek

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REV

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Shape Technologies

Investment Strategy

Companies

  • Industrials (manufacturing, services, distribution)
  • Headquartered in North America
  • Private or publicly held
  • >$75 million revenues
  • Negative EBITDA up to $100+ million

Characteristics

  • Control positions
  • Value creation opportunity through operational improvements
  • Global revenue opportunity
  • Equity deployment of $0 to $200+ million

Transactions

  • Leveraged buyouts
  • Complex carve outs
  • Public to private
  • Innovative refinancings
  • Turnarounds (363, Article 9 and CCAA)
  • Senior debt
  • Structured transactions

AIP Snapshot

6
Billion Portfolio Revenue (USD)
22
Portfolio Company Employees
164
Global Manufacturing & Distribution Facilities
56
Acquisitions Since Inception