sale to Harbour Group

sale to Harbour Group


Baird served as the exclusive financial advisor to Phillips & Temro Industries on this transaction.


Phillips & Temro Industries (“PTI” or the “Company”), a portfolio company of Audax Group (“Audax”), was recently acquired by an affiliate of Harbour Group (“Harbour”). The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

PTI is a premier global supplier of highly engineered thermal technology systems, solutions, and controls for mission-critical applications in the oil & gas, off-road equipment, heavy / medium / light duty truck, power generation, electric / hybrid electric vehicle, and automotive industries. The Company is headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota and has operations in the United States, United Kingdom, and China.

Audax Group is a private equity firm that targets middle market businesses within the business and consumer services, energy, healthcare, technology, media and telecom, and industrial sectors. It manages more than $5 billion of assets across its private equity, mezzanine debt, and private senior debt businesses. Audax was founded in 1999 and has offices in New York, New York, Boston, Massachusetts, and Menlo Park, California.

Harbour Group is a privately-owned operating company. Harbour and its companies are engaged in manufacturing, distribution, and specialty services in multiple industries. Since its founding in 1976, Harbour has acquired and built more than 180 companies in 38 different industries. Harbour is based in St. Louis, Missouri.

For additional information about this transaction, please contact:

Chris McMahon +1 312-609-4983
Adam Czaia +1 414-298-7358
Les Cheek +1 617-426-5789
Chris Colucci +1 312-609-4475
Michael Wolff +49 691-301-4949
Anthony Siu +86 (21) 618 209 80
sale to Harbour Group
March 2015
Phillips & Temro Industries
Target Geography
North America
Acquiror Geography
North America