Patriot Capital IV

Patriot Capital has extensive experience investing equity and debt capital into high growth companies. The following companies represent Patriot Capital IV’s current Investment Portfolio:

Vander-Bend Manufacturing

2nd Quarter 2018 San Jose, CA

Patriot Capital has made a subordinated debt investment in Vander-Bend Manufacturing, LLC (“Vander-Bend”) in support of Aterian Investment Partners’ acquisition of the company.

Founded in 1979, Vander-Bend is a leading developer, manufacturer, and assembler of precision products sold into medical technology, data center infrastructure, semiconductor capital equipment, and other end market applications.  Vander-Bend distinguishes itself through its prototyping and engineering expertise, production capabilities, and quality reputation to partner with early stage, high growth companies in Silicon Valley. Vander-Bend’s production capabilities include precision machining, precision sheet metal fabrication, electro-mechanical assembly, and prototyping through production support.

SMG Extol LLC (d/b/a Direct Line)

1st Quarter 2018 Fremont, CA

Patriot Capital has made a senior subordinated debt and equity investment in SMG Extol, LLC (d/b/a Direct Line) in support of Capital Partners’ investment in the company.

Direct Line is a provider of infrastructure development and support services to customers in the data center and information technology sectors. Through its involvement in the formative years of the data center industry, the company developed expertise in managing the customized data and fiber optic cabling requirements involved in the design, installation, and maintenance of data centers and is recognized today as a leading provider of solutions to customers around the world.

Maysteel Industries

4th Quarter 2017 Allenton, WI

Patriot Capital has made a subordinated debt and equity investment in support of Maysteel Industries, LLC’s (“Maysteel”) acquisition of DAMAC Products LLC (“DAMAC”).

Maysteel, a Littlejohn Capital portfolio company, is an Allenton, WI based manufacturer of custom OEM sheet metal enclosures, electrical cabinets, and metal fabricated assemblies. In addition, Maysteel has a production facility in Monterrey, Mexico. DAMAC is a La Mirada, CA based designer and manufacturer of data center infrastructure products, including: server cabinets, wall-mount racks, seismic and thermal management products, power distribution equipment, and cable runway systems.

DAMAC represents an opportunity to expand Maysteel’s existing customer base, end market coverage and geographic footprint across North America, while leveraging existing international relationships in Europe and a shared experience in fabrication techniques.