sale to Sonepar Group

sale to Sonepar Group


Baird served as the exclusive financial advisor to Industrial Distribution Group on this transaction.


Industrial Distribution Group, Inc. (“IDG” or the “Company”), a portfolio company held by affiliates of LKCM Capital Group, LLC, recently completed a merger with Sonepar North America, Inc., a subsidiary of the privately held Sonepar Group.

IDG is the largest privately owned industrial MROP platform with a premier integrated supply solutions offering. The Company serves its customers from 42 locations in the United States and over 170 on-site customer locations in North America, Asia, and Europe, and operates in three major businesses: Industrial Distribution, Integrated Supply Solutions and Energy Distribution. IDG is headquartered in Belmont, North Carolina.

Founded in 1979, Luther King Capital Management (“LKCM”) is an SEC registered advisory firm that provides investment advisory services to high net worth individuals and institutional clients. LKCM manages private equity investment and alternative investment strategies for clients through its affiliates LKCM Capital Group, LLC, LKCM Private Discipline Partnership and LKCM Headwater Investments. LKCM is headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas.

Sonepar Group, a family company, is the world’s largest electrical distributor. The Sonepar Group is present in 41 countries with approximately 2,300 locations and 36,000 employees. Sonepar Group is headquartered in Paris, France.

For additional information about this transaction, please contact:

Tom Lange +1 (813) 273-8248
Jason Kliewer +1 (813) 273-8242
Chris McMahon +1 (312) 609-4983
Tom Lacy +1 (414) 298-7648
Jon Fitzsimmons +1 (414) 298-2460
David Silver +44 (0) 207 667 8216
sale to Sonepar Group
October 2014
Industrial Distribution Group, Inc.
Target Location
North America
Acquiror Location