Align Capital Partners (ACP) has announced its majority acquisition of workplace safety and training company Lewellyn Technology, LLC (Lewellyn or ‘the Company’) from Evolution Capital Partners (Evolution). This is ACP’s first platform investment from the business-to-business training and certification thesis ACP launched earlier this year.
Founded in 1993, Lewellyn is a market leader providing critical, high impact electrical safety training and inspection services such as Arc Flash, Combustible Dust and Lockout/Tagout risk assessments. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, the Company provides onsite training, hazard assessments, and mitigation for Fortune 1000 companies nationwide through its highly skilled in-house network of engineers and technicians. The Company’s electrical and combustible dust safety solutions have helped more than 45,000 companies protect employees and comply with various safety regulations.
Align Capital Partners is a growth-oriented private equity firm that partners with business owners and management teams to create shared success. ACP brings experience, resources, and a $325m committed fund to help companies accelerate their growth, to the benefit of management, employees and the firm’s investors. ACP makes control investments in growth-oriented, lower-middle market specialty manufacturing, distribution, and business services companies.
Managing Partner Steve Dyke, Operating Partner John Dupuy, Vice President Matt Beesley, and Associate Kurt Smentek worked alongside Mr. Jones on the transaction.