Invo Holdings, LLC has Been Acquired by Golden Gate Capital
October 7, 2019
|Cain Brothers, a division of KeyBanc Capital Markets (“Cain Brothers”) served as sell-side advisor to Invo Holdings, LLC (“Invo” or the “Company”), a portfolio company of The Wicks Group (“Wicks”) and The Jordan Company, in its sale to Golden Gate Capital.
Cain Brothers served as Invo’s exclusive financial advisor in connection with the sale, marking the second successful transaction with the Company in three years.
Founded in 1993, Invo is a leading provider of childhood autism therapy and behavioral health services across 27 states. The Company employs over 2,500 therapists and provides care to 70,000+ individuals annually with a proprietary and innovative approach to Applied Behavioral Analysis (“ABA”) and related therapeutic programs to treat children across schools, centers, and home-based settings.
The Wicks Group is a private investment firm that invests in lower-middle-market companies operating in select segments of the business, consumer, and education industries. Since its founding in 1989, Wicks has invested more than $1 billion of capital in more than 35 platform companies and over 100 add-on acquisitions.
The Jordan Company is a middle-market private equity firm that has managed funds since 1982 with a record of investing in and contributing to the growth of over 150 businesses across industries including: healthcare and consumer, industrials, transportation and logistics, and telecom, technology and utilities.
With over $15 billion of committed capital, Golden Gate Capital is a private equity investment firm with a long and successful history of investing across a wide range of industries and transaction types, including going-privates, corporate divestitures, and recapitalizations, as well as debt and public equity investments. Representative multi-unit consumer sector investments include The Learning Experience and Mavis Express.