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