Equity Risk Partners Leads Insurance Due Diligence for Huron Capital Partners' Acquisition of Electronic Controls Systems and Green Total Solutions

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In our most recent transaction, Equity Risk Partners led the insurance due diligence for Huron Capital Partners' continued acquisition momentum in the building automation and energy services sector with the addition of Poway, CA-based Electronic Controls Systems and Green Total Solutions to its Albireo Energy, LLC platform.

Companies: Electronic Controls Systems ("ECS") has been delivering building automation solutions throughout Southern California since 1996.  In 2009, Green Total Solutions ("GTS") was established to address the tremendous growth opportunity for energy efficiency and smart buildings in the federal market.  Together, ECS and GTS have approximately 200 professionals dedicated to installing building automation, energy efficiency measures, fire detection and security systems in thousands of buildings throughout California and adjacent markets.

Investor: With offices in Detroit and Toronto, Huron Capital is an operationally-focused private equity firm with a long history of growing lower middle-market companies through its customized ExecFactor(SM) buy-and-build investment model. Huron prefers complex situations where it can help companies reach their full potential by combining its operational approach, substantial capital base and transaction experience with proven operating executives. Founded in 1999, Huron has raised over $1.1 billion in capital through four committed private equity funds, invested in over 85 companies, and its portfolio companies have employed over 7,500 people throughout North America. Huron's buy-and-build investment model includes equity recapitalizations, family succession transactions, market-entry strategies, corporate carve-outs and management buyouts of companies having revenues up to $200 million. Huron's sector focus includes Specialty Manufacturing, Business Services, Consumer Goods & Services, and Healthcare.

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