New York – December 2018 – Tailwind Capital (“Tailwind”), a middle market private equity firm investing in targeted sectors within healthcare, business services and industrial services, has completed the sale of Apex Companies, LLC (“Apex”) to Sentinel Capital Partners. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Apex is an environmental services firm with expertise in specialty environmental services such as storm water, wastewater, air quality, industrial hygiene, remediation, and restoration. The company serves private and public sector clients in multiple end markets including industrial, retail, energy, and real estate.
Dave Fabianski, Apex CEO, commented, “Tailwind has been a great partner for Apex over the years, providing us with invaluable expertise and experience. The team’s insight, support and guidance have helped us scale the company and achieve our strategic growth initiatives. We thank Tailwind for their partnership and are looking forward to our next stage of growth.”
Jeff Calhoun, Partner at Tailwind, added, “We are thrilled with the Apex investment and want to thank the Apex team for their hard work. Apex has expanded its capabilities, broadened its geographic footprint and significantly scaled the business through organic growth initiatives and eight add-on acquisitions. We look forward to watching their continued growth.”
About Apex Companies:
Apex is a national environmental services firm serving private and public sector clients. Apex has expertise in specialty environmental services such as storm water, wastewater, air quality, industrial hygiene, remediation, and restoration. The company serves clients in multiple end markets including industrial, retail, energy, and real estate. Apex employs a range of professionals, including hydro-geologists, geologists, environmental scientists, and engineers. For more information, please visit www.apexcos.com.
About Tailwind Capital:
Tailwind Capital is a middle market private equity firm focused on growth-oriented investments in targeted sectors within healthcare, business services and industrial services. Tailwind partners with experienced management teams and entrepreneurs to transform businesses through organic growth initiatives, acquisitions, and operational and strategic investments. Since inception, Tailwind has managed $3.6 billion of committed equity capital, and has invested in 39 portfolio companies and over 80 add-on acquisitions.