Oak Hill agreed $1.43bn Berlin Packaging MBO from Investcorp


berlin packagingUS private equity major Oak Hill Capital Partners has agreed to buy rigid packaging maker Berlin Packaging from Investcorp in a deal worth more than $1.4bn.

The company, which was founded in 1898, provides services including structural and brand design, worldwide sourcing, warehousing and logistics and capital financing.

Oak Hill invested alongside the company’s current management team, led by chairman and CEO Andrew Berlin, in the $1.43bn transaction.

Firm managing partner Tyler Wolfram, said, “Berlin Packaging is a high-caliber business experiencing double-digit growth and targeting a large addressable market opportunity.

“We are excited to partner with Andrew Berlin and his talented team to support the company through its next phase of growth, as the company expands organically and through strategic acquisitions.”

The transaction, which is subject to HSR approval and other customary closing conditions, is expected to be completed in the third quarter.

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