Sidereal Capital Group, LLC is a boutique investment firm providing growth equity and acquisition capital to proven entrepreneurs and family-owned businesses. Sidereal sponsors transactions in selected industries at the lower end of the middle market. Our strategy is to focus on businesses with $2 million to $8 million in operating cash flow and our approach is suitable for a variety of transaction types and situations including, Recapitalizations and Succession Planning, Management Buy-Outs, Industry Consolidations and Corporate Divestitures.
Our principals have a long and successful history managing private equity funds and generating attractive returns for their investors. We seek to leverage that experience, partnering with talented operators and providing strategic guidance, financial expertise, capital investment, and analytical and operational support to help maximize the value of their businesses.
Sidereal's current and realized investments include:
Qwinstar (www.qwinstar.com) - servicer of check processing equipment, bank branch peripherals, and cash automation technology for financial institutions, banks, retailers, cash in transit, and gaming companies.
Flexo Transparent (www.flexotransparent.com) - provides multi-colored flexible packaging including custom-printed rollstock, bags, pouches, and sleeves primarily for food grade and retail consumer products.
UC Coatings (www.uccoatings.com) – manufactures and distributes wood protection products for the logging, lumber, furniture, and woodworking industries.
VanDeMark (www.vdmchemical.com) – leading producer of specialty, intermediate, and catalyst chemicals utilizing phosgenation chemistry.