Western Emulsions, Inc. was recapitalized by Marwit Capital. The principals of Quarton Partners acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Western Emulsions.
Western Emulsions, Inc. is a full-service manufacturer, distributor, transporter and applicator of standard and patented asphalt emulsion products, and distributor of raw asphalt materials. Western Emulsions services a diverse array of customers, including: (i) federal agencies, such as those for roads and airports; (ii) state and local agencies, such as county and municipal public works departments; (iii) private entities; and (iv) intermodal consultation groups. Western Emulsions operates from locations in Tucson, Arizona and Irwindale, California.
Marwit Capital is one of the oldest and most experienced private equity firms in the western U.S. Founded in 1962, Marwits investment focus is on lower middle market companies based in the Western U.S., with revenues of $20 to $200 million and enterprise values generally up to $100 million. Marwit specializes in management buyouts, platform LBO acquisitions in partnership with experienced industry executives, recapitalizations, and later stage growth investments.