THRUST CAPITAL PARTNERS

Builder of world leaders in the aerospace industry

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ABOUT

Thrust Capital Partners is a buyout private equity firm dedicated to the Canadian aerospace industry supply chain. We invest in companies for the long haul and understand that success takes hard work, dedication and sheer perseverance.

With our combined track record and market knowledge, we created a private equity firm that understands the path to become world class industry participants and consolidate aerospace suppliers.

 

THE TEAM

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BENOIT BROSSOIT

Co-Founder & Partner

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FREDERIC LOISELLE

Co-Founder & Partner

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MILAD JAWABRA

Co-Founder & Partner

 

ADVISORY COMMITTEE

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GILLES LABBÉ

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RAYMOND BACHAND

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VINCENT DUHAMEL

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PHILIPPE NADEAU

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RÉAL BÉLANGER

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PAUL RAYMOND

INVESTMENT ADVISOR

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JEAN WILHELMY

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INVESTMENT CRITERIA

Patient capital matching aerospace lifecycle

INVESTMENT SITUATIONS

Recapitalization of Family Businesses
Management Buyouts
Transition
Corporate Divestitures
Industry Consolidations

KEY TARGETS

Sales above $10M and cash flow positive
EBITDA up to $10M
Partial or full shareholder buyout
Majority ownership by Thrust 
Canada with a focus on Quebec;
Add-on acquisitions done on a global basis

CHARACTERISTICS OF TARGETS

Deeply rooted customer relationships with visibility on revenue growth
Has a niche market and/or a specific focus
Clear path to growth organically and /or through acquisitions
Can become a global player in a sub sector of the aerospace supply chain (i.e. : engine components/landing gear components/ structure/avionics/etc.)