"The Irby family unequivocally recommends the Principals of Vetus Partners to anyone wishing to recapitalize or sell their company."

— Charles L. Irby
Former Chairman of
Stuart C. Irby Co.
Sale of Stuart C. Irby Company to Sonepar USA*

Cross-Border Transactions

Vetus Partners' bankers have established a leading reputation for their cross-border financial advisory skills. We contact international buyers in virtually every one of our transactions and have worked with parties from countries around the globe including Austria, Australia/Oceania, Bermuda, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Taiwan, Thailand, the United Kingdom, and New Zealand.


Selected Transaction Details*

Business & Transaction
Cross-border corporate carve-out divestiture of one of the world's leading producers of technologically-advanced ceramic foam filters — extreme heat and thermal shock-resistant filtration systems used primarily by the foundry industry to improve operational productivity and the quality of metal castings.
Cross-border sale of one of Europe's largest manufacturers of high-temperature formed plastic pipes, pipe systems and building service products.
Sale of the largest bowling center operator in the world, owned by a private equity sponsor.
Global cross-border sale of an Italian-based high-end, branded home appliance manufacturer.
Cross-border corporate divestiture of a manufacturer of computer numeric controls for the machine tool and plastic processing equipment markets.
Cross-border corporate divestiture of an industry leading manufacturer of high performance motors, drives, and servo systems for the Italian industrial machinery market.
Cross-border corporate divestiture of one of the world's largest producers of fused cast refractories, which are extreme heat and corrosion resistant ceramic blocks that line glass making furnaces in order to contain the molten glass.
Cross-border sale of a global developer and manufacturer of private label and branded coffee flavoring syrups.
Corporate divestiture of a world-leading innovator in the design, engineering, and manufacture of electrical trigger switches.
Sale of one of the world's leading manufacturers of computer numerical control systems, large machine tools and custom-engineered machining centers.
Cross-border sale of a private equity owned, leading provider of engineered transfer automation tooling equipment and control solutions that optimize the efficiency of metal stamping presses.
Cross-border corporate divestiture of the world's leading provider of corrosion monitoring instrumentation and control products, services and turnkey SCADA systems.
Cross-border sale of the US' leading developer and marketer of unique ice-blended beverages, including fruit smoothies and coffee frappes.

*Certain transactions referenced above were executed by Vetus Principals at their predecessor firms.