Sale to Permira Advisors LLC

Sale to Permira Advisors LLC


Baird served as the lead financial advisor to Intelligrated, Inc.


Intelligrated, Inc. (“Intelligrated” or the “Company”), a portfolio company of Gryphon Investors, recently completed the sale of the Company to Permira Advisers LLC. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Intelligrated designs, manufactures and installs complete material handling automation solutions for the warehousing, distribution, consumer product manufacturing, postal and parcel markets. Solutions include conveyor systems, sortation systems, palletizers and robotics, order fulfillment systems, warehouse control software and advanced machine controls. Intelligrated will remain headquartered in Mason, Ohio and will retain its operations throughout the United States and in Canada, Mexico and Brazil.

Based in San Francisco, Gryphon Investors focuses on leveraged acquisitions of, and growth investments in, middle-market companies in partnership with experienced management. Having managed $1 billion of discretionary equity capital, Gryphon has an extensive track record of investing $25 to $100 million of its own capital in companies with sales ranging from $25 to $250 million.

Permira is a European private equity firm with global reach. The Permira funds make long-term investments in companies with the ambition of driving sustainable growth. Founded in 1985, the firm advises funds with a total committed capital of approximately €26 billion.

For additional information about this transaction, please contact:

Brian McDonagh (704) 553-6611
Joel Cohen (312) 609-4924
Dave Wierman (404) 264-2211
Michael Wolff +49 (0) 172 687 7038
Christian Colucci (312) 609-4475
Sale to Permira Advisors LLC
July 2012
Intelligrated, Inc.
Target Location
North America
Acquiror Location
North America