Summit Fire & Security, a subsidiary of SFP Holding, has acquired Protegis Fire & Safety from Align Capital Partners.
Protegis provides fire protection and life safety services and national account services through 200 affiliates across the United States. The firm provides installation, inspection, service and repair for fire alarms, fire sprinkler services, and fire suppression services.
Summit Fire Protection is owned by BlackRock Long Term Private Capital and provides fire protection and life safety services.
“At Protegis, our shared ambition has been to build the best company in fire protection. We’ve made a great deal of progress on that journey. Becoming part of the SFS team is a logical and exciting next step – moving us forward a huge leap and bringing substantial benefits to our customers and employees,” stated Peter van Niekerk, Protegis CEO.
Senior operating partner Dave Tiley, partner Jack Parks and associate Aaron Lewis worked alongside Mr. Dyke on the Protegis investment. Piper Sandler & Co. acted as financial advisor to Protegis and Calfee served as legal counsel to the Protegis.