Our current guidelines are purposely broad. We know there are many great companies out there and believe understanding your business is extremely important prior to transitioning ownership.
Companies located in the Midwest:
Generally between Pittsburgh, Detroit, Chicago, St. Louis, and Louisville.
We are hands on and like to be able to visit our portfolio companies at a moments notice.
Currently focused on manufacturing and business services.
We like old line manufacturing.
Canterbury is undaunted by historic environmental issues, either real or perceived.
Revenue of at least $5 million.
Gross Margin of 20%.
EBITDA Margin of 10%.
Financial turnarounds are attractive.
Operational turnarounds are not attractive.
Controlling interests only - but this can take many forms.