Corfin Industries has been sold to SML Capital Partners

Lincoln International (“Lincoln”), a leading global mid-market investment bank, has announced that Corfin Industries (“Corfin” or the “Company”) has been sold to SML Capital Partners (“SML”).

Corfin, headquartered in Salem, NH, is the most trusted name in electronic component preparation services for high-reliability applications. The Company specializes in robotic hot-solder dip processes to convert the solderable finish on commercial electronic components to a tin-lead (SnPb) finish. Corfin’s highly precise, consistent and reliable electronics services support applications in the defense, aerospace, medical and transportation industries.

Gerald Bernstein, owner of Corfin, commented, “Lincoln International’s electronics expertise, combined with their process execution capabilities, proved to be invaluable. At all times the Lincoln International team acted as a trusted advisor and truly understood the needs of a private owner.”

Lincoln International acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Corfin, working closely with the Company’s management team and shareholders throughout the sale process. This included providing advisory expertise and managing the preparatory, marketing, negotiation and due diligence phases of the transaction. Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg acted as legal advisor to Corfin Industries.

About Corfin Industries, LLC

Corfin Industries is the most trusted name for preventing catastrophic failure in mission and life critical systems by eliminating the risks of tin whiskers and gold embrittlement. The Company provides component preparation services to the defense, aerospace, medical, telecommunications, transportation, industrial and other high reliability industries. Corfin pioneered its core technology, Robotic Hot Solder Dip, in the 1980′s, and today serves major OEMs and their subcontractors around the world. More information about Corfin Industries can be obtained at

  • 2015
    Close Year
  • Industrials
  • Private
    Client Type
  • Financial | Cross-border
    Transaction Type
  • USA

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