In addition to internal investments, Castleray and its affiliated companies buy quality businesses guided by these preferences.


  • Provider of branded or proprietary products (consumer or industrial)
  • Experienced management team in place, but open to leadership transition
  • Mature business with history of consistent and stable profitability
  • Diverse customer base without significant concentrations
  • Low capital expenditure requirements and little to no debt

Industries For Platform Purchases

  • Consumer products
  • Industrial products
  • Niche manufacturing
  • Value-added distribution
  • Franchisor or franchisee enterprises

Industries For Add-Ons

  • After-market automotive
  • Consumer meat products
  • Medical imaging support products
  • Consumer retail products

Transaction Types

  • Buy-outs of retiring or majority owner
  • Recapitalizations
  • Leadership transition
  • Corporate carve-outs
  • Family succession
  • Special situations, including turnarounds


  • Headquarters anywhere in the United States or Canada (see below for prior acquisition locations)