Industrial Growth Products

As industry specialists, our bankers have extensive knowledge of your sector and the competitive landscape.

High-growth companies, market leaders, and tech-enabled businesses across the industrial landscape count on our knowledge of sector trends and our relationships with leading strategic acquirers and financial sponsors to assist across a range of advisory and financial alternatives. We bring deep expertise into the global trends redefining industrial activity, such as connected buildings and machines (IoT), the development of innovative specialty materials, and production technologies and regulatory changes.

We serve clients in a broad range of industrial growth subsectors, including: building technologies, chemicals, diversified industrials, engineered components, industrial technology (including robotics and automation, machinery and equipment, motion and flow control, sensors and vision and energy and power), packaging and specialty materials.

Insights From the Front Lines

Dealmaking Amid America's Water Dilemma

The United States has a problem with water. Water supply shortages and aging infrastructure have led to a critical need for upgrades, repairs, and entirely new water systems. This has created a rich M&A environment for companies that can solve America’s most pressing water issues.

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Featured Successes

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a portfolio company of Warren Equity Partners

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William Blair acted as the exclusive financial advisor to StormTrap, a portfolio company of Warren Equity Partners, in connection with its sale to PSP Capital.

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a portfolio company of AEA Investors

has been acquired by

William Blair acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Pexco, a portfolio company of AEA Investors, in connection with its sale to Odyssey Investment Partners.

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a portfolio company of LFM Capital

has been acquired by

William Blair acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Eckhart Holdings, Inc., a portfolio company of LFM Capital, in connection with its sale to Arsenal Capital Partners.

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has been acquired by

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a portfolio company of Dominus Capital

has been acquired by

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a portfolio company of Wynnchurch Capital

has been acquired by

William Blair acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Critical Process Systems Group, a portfolio company of Wynnchurch Capital, in connection with its sale to Exyte.

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has been acquired by

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has been acquired by

a portfolio company of Clearlake Capital

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has been acquired by

William Blair acted as the lead financial advisor to Aurora Plastics, a portfolio company of Wind Point Partners and Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, in connection with its sale to Nautic Partners.

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has been acquired by

William Blair acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Dwyer Instruments, Inc. in connection with its sale to Arcline Investment Management.

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$347,875,000

Initial Public Offering

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