True North Equity (TNE) is a private equity firm located in Birmingham, MI. Our current investment focus is in acquiring U.S. and Canadian-based companies that perform outsourced services in support of refineries, petrochemical and power plants, and oil and gas production. Targeted EBITDA levels range from $5M-$20M, although both smaller and larger opportunities may be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Investment from TNE brings business owners liquidity, as well as capital for growth - whether it be organic or through acquisitions. We look to partner with strong management teams focused on the continued growth of the business. Members of management are encouraged to invest alongside TNE, providing the team an opportunity to participate in equity gains during our holding period.
We understand the unique challenges that can be involved in the sale of a company. With this in mind, creative transaction structures can be developed with the flexibility to best fit the financial, legal, and tax needs of the shareholders.
If you are a business owner looking to sell your company, or an intermediary representing a seller, please review our Acquisition Criteria page to see if your business fits our focus.