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New York – December 2016  Tailwind Capital, a leading middle market private equity firm investing in growth-oriented companies in targeted sectors within healthcare, business and industrial services, announced the acquisition of Cumming Group ("Cumming"). Cumming is a global project and cost management consulting firm with offices in the United States, Middle East and Europe.

Cumming adds value and minimizes risk for owners during each stage of an existing or new building's maintenance, renovation, construction, and/or development cycle. The company delivers customized solutions to a diverse set of customers across the education, healthcare, corporate, themed entertainment, public and retail sectors worldwide.

Jeff Calhoun, Partner at Tailwind, commented, "We believe Cumming is a valuable addition to Tailwind's industrial services portfolio. Cumming represents a unique opportunity to invest in a global leader in the fragmented cost management and project management industry.  We look forward to working with founder and CEO Finlay Cumming and the rest of the Cumming management team."

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About Tailwind Capital
Tailwind Capital is a leading middle market private equity firm focused on growth-oriented investments in targeted sectors within healthcare, business and industrial services. Tailwind partners with experienced management teams and entrepreneurs to transform businesses through organic growth initiatives, acquisitions, and operational and strategic improvements. Since inception, Tailwind has managed funds with $2 billion of committed equity capital, having invested in 35 portfolio companies and 54 add-on acquisitions.