The Partners of American Industrial Partners have diverse backgrounds with complementary operating, technical, and financial expertise. AIP professionals have individual expertise in operating and technical areas including quality systems, product development and planning, engineering effectiveness, global manufacturing and procurement, equipment effectiveness, plant consolidations, ERP implementations, and project management.
Through the Firm's portfolio companies, the professionals of AIP also have a vast base of experience in sourcing materials and generating revenues from developing countries. American Industrial Partners has been involved in developing joint ventures in Brazil and India, establishing manufacturing presence in China, and creating multi-supplier component sourcing capabilities across Asia and Latin America.
Operating and technical expertise is complemented by financial expertise such as replacing shared services at newly independent divisions, divesting non-core assets, integrating bolt-on acquisitions, recapitalizations, and public/private debt and equity financings.