Lincoln International represents Spell Capital Partners, LLC in the sale of LAI International, Inc. to RLJ Equity Partners
Lincoln International, a leading global middle market investment bank, has announced that LAI International, Inc. (“LAI”) has been sold to RLJ Equity Partners (“RLJ”). LAI was a portfolio company of Spell Capital Partners, LLC (“Spell Capital”).
Based in Scottsdale, Arizona, LAI is a leading provider of comprehensive engineering and manufacturing solutions for critical components and assemblies found in the energy, defense, aerospace, medical and industrial markets, among others. LAI’s operational expertise and non-traditional machining processes provide proprietary, integrated manufacturing solutions that are essential to the performance of advanced airframes, aircraft engines, gas turbines, defense systems and other mission-critical applications. LAI has best-in-class design and engineering capabilities that allow for flexible and responsive customer-centric solutions.
Lincoln International acted as the exclusive financial advisor to LAI and Spell Capital, working closely with the company’s management team and shareholders throughout the sale process. This included providing advisory expertise and managing the preparatory, marketing, due diligence and final negotiation phases of the transaction.
“Lincoln did an excellent job of identifying the right potential acquirers on a global basis and managing the process all the way to close,” said William Spell, President of Spell Capital. “Lincoln’s expert advice throughout the process resulted in an attractive set of alternatives for shareholders.”
About Lincoln International
Lincoln International specializes in merger and acquisition advisory services, debt advisory services, private capital raising and restructuring advice on mid-market transactions. Lincoln International also provides fairness opinions, valuations and pension advisory services on a wide range of transaction sizes. With twelve offices (three in the Americas, two in Asia, and seven in Europe) and strategic partnerships with leading institutions in China and Korea, Lincoln International has strong local knowledge and contacts in the key global economies. The firm provides clients with senior-level attention, in-depth industry expertise and integrated resources. By being focused and independent, Lincoln International serves its clients without conflicts of interest.
More information about Lincoln International can be obtained at www.lincolninternational.com
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