We Invest in the Industrial Sector

We are dedicated to the industrial sector and have been for our entire careers. Our founders have completed 60 private equity transactions and invested over $600 million dollars of capital in the sector. 

We seek companies with the following characteristics:

Transaction Types

  • Entrepreneur / family-owned businesses
  • Corporate divestitures
  • Private equity-owned companies


  • Revenue of $20-125 million
  • EBITDA of $4-12 million
  • Add-ons of any size

Investment Type

  • Primarily control
  • Select minority

Industrial Subsectors

  • Precision components
  • Packaging
  • Industrial technology
  • Wire and cable
  • Building Products
  • Plastics and synthetic materials
  • Specialty chemical
  • Aerospace and defense components
  • Energy, equipment and services
  • Value added distribution
  • Industrial services

Company Characteristics

  • Leading position in served niche market
  • Provides mission critical products or services
  • Attractive financial metrics
  • Multiple avenues for growth and value creation
  • Serving fragmented industries with strong secular and macro trends
  • Potential for add-on acquisitions / industry consolidations
  • Ability for Onward Capital to add value through our relevent experience

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