- September 4, 2020
- Posted by: Qualitas Funds
- Category: Acquisitions
Our US manager has completed its initial investment Gerard Daniel Worldwide. Gerard Daniel is a leading manufacturer and distributor of wire mesh and other wire products used in a variety of applications and end markets.
Since its founding in 1952, Gerard Daniel has grown from a domestic reseller of wire mesh into a full-service manufacturer and distributor of more than 5,000 wire mesh and related products to over 3,000 customers worldwide. The company’s products are used for filtration, sound suppression, heat dispersion and electro-chemical applications, and sold into end markets such as automotive, aerospace, energy, pharmaceutical, electronics, food and general manufacturing. Based in Hanover, PA, the company serves its global customer base from eleven manufacturing and distribution facilities in the US, Canada, and Ireland.
The strategic efforts and investment of the GP will help to deepen the company’s operational efficiencies through data and digital investments, expansion into new technologies like synthetic materials and applications, and effectuate and integrate strategic acquisitions.