“All great achievements require time.”

Maya Angelou

ACQUISITION CRITERIA

At RAF, we work to expand the growth and profit horizons of companies that have already proven their own ability to succeed, seeking out manufacturing and service-oriented companies that produce both consumer and industrial products within the continental United States.

Target industries

  • Branded consumer products and services
  • Proprietary commercial and industrial products and services
  • Niche leasing companies
  • Healthcare products and services
  • Environmental and geotechnical products and services
  • Building & DIY products

Financial

  • Transaction value between $15,000,000 and $150,000,000
  • Prefer pretax earnings of at least $4,000,000 for platform acquisitions; prefer pretax earnings of at least $500,000 for add-on acquisitions
  • Prefer operating margins of at least 10%
  • Prefer companies with strong management desiring to partner with RAF after the acquisition
Added value provided to acquired companies
by RAF includes

Primary administration of

  • Banking and corporate finance
  • State and federal taxation
  • Retirement plans
  • Legal matters
  • Employee safety programs
  • Risk management
    (insurance, Workers’ Compensation, bonding)

Expert support in

  • Strategic planning
  • Budgeting and planning
  • Human resources
  • Logistics
  • Inventory control
  • Management information systems

Contact us: acquisitions@rafind.com