On 29th October 2018, Lincolnshire Management, Inc. in undisclosed agreement terms, the sale of Holley Performance Products to Sentinel Capital Partners affiliate whom together with Holley have merged Driven Performance Brands.
Holley was founded in 1903, and it is the largest manufacturer, designer, and marketer of various branded products that are depended upon by the ever-growing performance automotive industry. The company boasts of over 100 years of product knowledge, expertise, and service. Thus, it stands out as the synonymous cornerstone brand in the American auto culture. Furthermore, Holley has established a stable of industry leading and adulatory brands such as Hooker, Superchips, ACCEL, MSD, Hays, Earls, NOS, Racepak, Mallory, Quick Fuel Technologies, among others.
T J . Maloney, CEO of Lincolnshire Management, Inc. stated that Holley’s impressive management team, brand strength and leading product portfolio were the compelling factors for an investment opportunity. He added that since their partnership with the firm in 2013, they have worked together to come up with a dynamic acquisition plan and promote remarkable organic growth through heightened investment in developing new products. Ben Bartlett, Lincolnshire’s principal added that Holley is iconic, having the ability to propel innovation using studious product development and well-cultivated connections with consumers across the industry.
About Lincolnshire Management, Inc.
Founded in 1986, Lincolnshire Management, Inc. acts as a private equity firm dedicated to acquiring and investing in middle-sized companies across a wide range of industries. Its headquarters are based in New York City and focus on acquiring private firms, corporate divestitures, recapitalizations, equity growth for both private and public companies, and management buyouts. The company manages more than $1.7 billion in private equity funds.
Lincolnshire Management has heavily invested in various industries with the last 26 years seeing it make more than seventy acquisitions. Additionally, it is highly flexible in organizing investments. It has professionals with hands-on expertise in managerial and operational skills. Its wide portfolio comprises companies like Desch Plantpak, Allison Marine, Nursery Supplies Inc., Dalbo Holdings, Latite, and True Temper Sports.
The company has its focus investing in .profitable firms, mostly niche manufacturing, service, and distribution businesses with huge customer base and growth opportunities. The leadership of Lincolnshire Management enacted a formal written Environmental Social and Governance (ESG) Policy which highlights its dedication to responsible investment models.
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