Sun Capital Partners, Inc. is a pioneer in private equity investing, uniquely combining the financial skills and resources of a traditional private equity firm with the insight, scale and expertise of a world class operating team. The firm focuses on market-leading companies that can benefit from our in-house professionals, resources, and expertise in their efforts to materially improve operating performance.
Sun Capital affiliates invest in companies which typically have the number one or two market position in their industry, long-term competitive advantages, and significant barriers to entry. Sun Capital has offices in Boca Raton, Los Angeles and New York, and affiliates in London, Frankfurt, Paris, Luxembourg, Shanghai and Shenzhen.
Sun Capital affiliates have invested in more than 310 companies worldwide with combined sales in excess of $45 billion since our inception in 1995. On a consolidated basis, Sun Capital’s affiliated portfolio companies would rank in the top 100 of Fortune Magazine’s listing of the 500 largest companies in the United States.
Sun Capital focuses on companies that are operationally challenged, experiencing an industry or business transition, undergoing a corporate divestiture, or managing rapid growth. Performance improvement is driven by partnering with strong management teams and utilizing our substantial in-house resources and expertise. Our in-house resources consists of dedicated professionals who, prior to joining Sun Capital, spent their careers operating businesses. We possess deep expertise in the following sectors: packaging, general industrial, retail, building products, restaurants, consumer products, food and beverage, chemicals, automotive and healthcare.
Sun Capital has over $9 billion of capital under management. Sun Capital often bridges the entire purchase price at closing, raising permanent debt financing afterwards.
Sun Capital targets companies with up to $3 billion or more of revenues, but many of our transactions are with businesses with sales between $50 million and $500 million. Sun Capital’s unique ability to close deals without external financing, staff of approximately 160 people, and a decisive approach to business enables us to close deals within 30 days compared to 3 to 6 months for most other buyers.
Sun Capitals’ Unique Buyer Attributes Include:
Consistently close transactions within 30 days.
Certainty of Closing
No financing contingencies. Sun Capital affiliates can bridge the entire purchase price at closing.
No seller indemnification for breaches of operational reps and warranties.
Acquisition of stock, assets, bank debt, bonds and/or other securities, and cash infusion for liquidity.
Senior in-house operating professionals that work with management in their effort to improve operations.
Responsive and Discreet
A timely and professional response is provided to all inquiries, and all information is treated in the strictest of confidence.