November 10, 2016
Post Capital Partners and Luis Ramírez Partner on Platform Acquisition Search in Industrial Equipment/Services Sector
Industry veteran will work with Post Capital to identify, acquire and grow businesses in this sector
Post Capital Partners today announced that it is partnering with Luis Ramírez, a senior executive in the industrial and energy services industries, to pursue an acquisition search for industrial plant equipment, parts and services companies.
Mr. Ramírez has over 20 years of senior management experience providing OEM equipment and services to global power infrastructure businesses, energy, and process industries. Most recently, he was President and CEO of Global Power Equipment Group (NYSE: GLPW), where he also sat on the Board of Directors. Prior to Global Power, he spent 12 years at General Electric in a variety of roles, including CEO of its Energy Industrial Solutions division and President of its Energy Contractual Services group.
“I am thrilled about the partnership with Post Capital and look forward to the opportunity to leverage my experience to acquire and grow attractive businesses in the plant and industrial services space,” said Mr. Ramírez. “I chose to work with Post Capital because of their ‘Executive-First’ strategy and its commitment to backing and supporting management.”
Post Capital Managing Director Michael Pfeffer said, “We look forward to a successful partnership with Luis. World class senior managers are the key to growing great companies, which is why all our investments begin by partnering with outstanding executives. Luis is a great addition to our team.”
About Post Capital Partners
Post Capital Partners (http://www.postcp.com) is a private investment firm that makes both minority growth and control investments in businesses with repeat or recurring revenue models. Post Capital primarily employs an "Executive-First" deal sourcing and investment strategy in which it first identifies and partners with talented senior operating executives and then works proactively with those "Executive Partners" to identify investments. In addition to "Executive-First" platform searches, Post Capital also pursues management buyouts and growth capital investments. Based in New York City, Post Capital invests a committed capital fund with top-tier institutional and sophisticated private investors.