The deal was made official via a press announcement issued by Lincoln International, a leading global mid-market investment bank, which acted as the exclusive financial advisor to EPM. Lincoln International worked closely with the EPM’s management team and shareholders throughout the sale process. Lincoln’s role included providing advisory expertise and managing the marketing, negotiation and due diligence phases of the transaction.
Described as a complete supply chain partner for OEMs across a diversified range of industries, EPM is a turnkey EMS player and differentiates itself by providing higher level manufacturing and integration services for complex products including radio frequency, global positioning satellite, medical device and digital video / optical technologies. A significant portion of the company’s revenue is derived from products that are fully manufactured, integrated and packaged as an end customer ready solution. EPM operates manufacturing facilities in Markham and Shenzhen, China, as well as a logistics facility in Hong Kong.
“Lincoln International, through its thoughtful marketing effort, deep industry relationships and execution expertise, created a successful outcome for the company and its shareholders,” says EPM CEO James McColl. “EPM and STACI are complementary businesses, which value long-term, trusted customer relationships and providing world class, highly complex electronic manufacturing services.”