ACQUISITION CRITERIA

Blackwing Holdings is a private investment firm seeking to acquire, recapitalize and operate small to medium sized businesses in North America, Europe and Asia.  We are focused on transactions involving established manufacturing and engineering firms creating their own unique products.
 

Preferred Industries of Interest

  • Precision Metal Product manufacturing 
  • Defense related manufacturing
  • Aerospace
     

Company Characteristics

  • Target Revenue of $5 to $30M 
  • Target EBITDA ( Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization) $500K to 5M
  • Established manufacturing businesses that have demonstrated consistent profitability
  • Leadership in their market segment or geography
  • High quality reputation
  • Diverse customer base with high rates of customer retention or long term contracted revenues
  • Key members of the management team willing to continue after a transaction
  • Sales, Market and Engineering Driven
  • Business to business customer base
  • Proprietary technology
  • Owner or partners desiring to exit or transition their business ownership
     

Acquisition Guidelines

  • Case by case basis