WHO WE ARE AND WHY DO BUSINESS WITH US
You are an SME owner or manager in the manufacturing sector looking to grow your business as well as obtain an alternative source of funding?
NAMAKOR Holdings is a long-term investment firm created and managed by committed entrepreneurs with deep and proven operational experience in North America’s industrial manufacturing sector.
Our passion, and our focus, is to invest our knowledge as well as our financial resources and acumen to get small and mid-market companies to reach their full potential.
We strive to create long-term value through operational efficiency, revenue growth, international acquisitions, and through the implementation of top tier management.
In addition to investing in promising businesses, NAMAKOR Holdings provides them with constant operational support. We act either as an active majority investor (buy-out) by purchasing more than 50 % of the shares of a company or as an active minority investor. Regardless of our position, you will always enjoy tailored advice to improve the management of your operations.
As a partner of NAMAKOR Holdings, you also enjoy ready access to powerful management tools as well as to a comprehensive network of business professionals. Whatever your needs or questions, be it in the fields of marketing, communications, sales promotion, business law or taxation, our specialists are willing and able to help you grow your business with the most relevant recommendations as we work only with the best.
OUR BUILDING BLOCKS
- Our successful track record as entrepreneurs leads us to better understand the company’s challenges.
- We only invest in a business that we « feel ». A business where we see great potential and where we believe we can make a difference.
We believe in a long-term commitment in order to have the company reach maximum profitability in a sustainable way.
FOCUS ON THE PEOPLE
At NAMAKOR, we truly believe that the cornerstone of a company’s success is its workforce. To sustain team spirit and dedication – the keys to overall customer satisfaction and loyalty and ultimately to ongoing investor returns – we invest time and resources in the building of comprehensive benefits and team building programs.
- We invest ourselves in each company. The exceptional level of our involvement in the on-going management of our portfolio companies is our path to success.
- We leverage our extensive internal and external networks of relationships and expertise to help the company grow.
INVESTING WITH A DIFFERENCE
BEING PASSIONATE IS A PREREQUISITE
You believe in your business! It’s in a growth phase (interesting potential for organic growth and acquisitions). You need help ensuring your succession, buying a new business, optimizing the structure of your operations or developing new markets.
NAMAKOR Holdings is there to support and guide you so that you can successfully meet the challenge:
- Participation in the development of the business strategy;
- Research and analysis of market development opportunities;
- Operational support;
- Support of merger and acquisition activities.
With NAMAKOR Holdings, you accelerate the creation of value. Being entrepreneurs ourselves we understand your reality and daily challenges. We let you take action while helping you fulfill your growth ambitions and reach your objectives.
CONDITIONS NECESSARY FOR NAMAKOR HOLDINGS TO INTERVENE:
Thanks to our recognized expertise in business acquisition and proven experience in the management and growth of various businesses, we quickly evaluate the business opportunities presented to us. Following are the key criteria we use:
- Businesses with sales ranging from 20 to $ 100 M;
- Leaders in a niche market;
- Significant growth potential (sales and acquisitions);
- Competent and dynamic management team in place, one that is focused on growth and profitability;
- Activities focused on the light manufacturing or service distribution sectors;
- Businesses located in Canada and the United States.