GHK Capital Partners LP, a Greenwich, Connecticut based private equity firm pursuing control investments within the industrials sector, has completed the acquisition of ITS Logistics. ITS is a provider of third-party logistics in the U.S.
“This exciting new strategic alliance with GHK will strengthen our ability to provide top-tier logistics solutions for our stakeholders through expansion of our services and physical footprint across North America,” said ITS Logistics CEO Scott Pruneau. “We believe that our great momentum combined with GHK’s strategic business acumen, financial expertise, and aligned culture will allow us to double-down on our growth and aggressively invest in our people, technology, physical assets and geographic expansion,” added Pruneau. “This is the beginning of the next era of ITS Logistics, and we are extremely confident in our immediate and long-term future.”
Gil Klemann, managing partner of GHK, said, “We are excited about our new partnership with ITS, anchored by an exceptional leadership team that has pioneered a disruptive and unique approach to asset lite network transportation, middle mile logistics, omnichannel fulfillment, and beyond. We are committed to investing in the Company to fuel continued growth and superior, solutions-based customer service. This is an exciting new chapter for the Company and we are privileged to be part of the journey.”
Senior financing for the transaction was provided by Goldman Sachs Asset Management and Churchill Asset Management. GHK was advised by Stephens Inc. and represented by Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP.