Sun Capital Partners Inc. has entered into a definite agreement to acquire Select Interior Concepts Inc. (NASDAQ: SIC), a distributor of interior building products, for approximately $411 million in an all-cash transaction.
Brett Wyard, chairman of SIC, commented, “After thorough and thoughtful deliberations in consultation with our financial advisors, we are pleased to enter into a definitive sale agreement with an affiliate of Sun Capital. In making this decision, the Board considered the current state of the business and its outlook and opportunities. We believe this path is in the best interests of our shareholders, providing them with immediate and substantial value for their investment.”
Bill Varner, chief executive officer added, “This transaction will deliver significant cash value for SIC’s shareholders as promised when I joined SIC. Additionally, it offers exciting new opportunities for customers, partners and employees of our Architectural Surfaces Group (‘ASG’) segment. We are very grateful to the entire team that contributed to SIC’s and ASG’s success over the years. Sun Capital is the ideal partner to advance its long-term strategy and the transaction is a testament to the dedication and achievements of our team members.”
“We have long been an active investor in the building materials sector, and have been impressed by SIC’s track record, ability to deliver for customers and overall industry vision,” said Jeremy Stone, managing director at Sun Capital. “We are excited to support SIC’s strong management team in the next stage of growth, capitalize on new opportunities and drive success.”
RBC Capital Markets LLC and Truist Securities Inc. served as financial advisors and Alston & Bird LLP served as legal advisor to SIC. Raymond James & Associates Inc. served as financial advisor and both Kirkland & Ellis LLP and Klehr Harrison Harvey Branzburg LLP served as legal advisors to Sun Capital.