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Lincoln International represents Bridgepoint Development Capital in its sale of Beck & Pollitzer Limited to Graphite Capital Partners

This industrial services transaction represents Lincoln’s 159th private equity transaction since 2015, as Lincoln International is one of the most active advisors to private equity globally

LONDON – Lincoln International (“Lincoln”), a leading global mid-market investment bank, is delighted to have represented the shareholders of Beck & Pollitzer Limited (“Beck & Pollitzer” or the “Company”) in its transaction with Graphite Capital Partners (“Graphite”).

Beck & Pollitzer is a leading provider of highly technical, specialist machine installation, relocation and maintenance services. It provides a comprehensive, end-to-end service offering for highly automated and complex manufacturing environments, which serves in key and mission-critical points throughout the lifecycle of clients’ production facilities.  Beck & Pollitzer’s blue chip multinational manufacturing clients. These clients operate principally in the automotive, aerospace, metals and packaging industries. Beck & Pollitzer has an unmatched international presence with an established international capability and footprint from 26 offices strategically located in 14 countries.

Supporting the transaction, the Lincoln debt advisory team undertook a lender education process, and Lincoln Pensions supported Beck & Pollitzer in articulating the transaction and preparing Pensions Trustees for new corporate ownership.

Phillip McCreanor, Managing Director at Lincoln International, commented, “We enjoyed working with Andrew and his team on the transaction. Beck & Pollitzer is at a pivotal point in its history with a rapidly expanding presence across Europe and a growing presence in North America. We wish the team well as they look to take advantage of their market leading position.”

Andrew Hodgson, Chief Executive Officer of Beck & Pollitzer, commented, “We were delighted with the support Lincoln provided in helping our transition to new ownership. With Graphite’s support we now look forward to continuing to grow both organically and via acquisition to expand and deepen our geographical coverage.”

Compliments of Lincoln International – a member of the EACCNY