Investment Criteria


  • EBITDA from $2 to $12 million

Industry Focus

  • Manufacturing
  • Value-added distribution
  • Industrial services
  • Business services
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Desco Capital is the investment arm of Desco Corporation, a privately-held company headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. Since 1966, Desco Corporation’s team of executives and professionals have been acquiring businesses with operations in the U.S., Europe and Asia with revenues of up to $150 million each. Over this 40+ year span, Desco has compiled a long and successful track record of acquiring, developing and growing a variety of businesses.

Desco Capital seeks to leverage its extensive experience to acquire businesses and partner with management to build long-term value. Desco Capital invests a pool of its own committed equity capital and is not an institutional fund. Because Desco Capital is not beholden to outside investors, Desco Capital can be flexible with regard to different deal structures, hold periods and can move quickly and efficiently towards a successful closing.

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