BakerCorp

BakerCorp is the industry leader in providing temporary liquid and solid containment, pump, filtration and trench shoring solutions, with over 100 locations in North America and Europe. See how it is capitalising on opportunities in North America and Europe, and the strategy behind it…

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BakerCorp is the industry leader in providing temporary liquid and solid containment, pump, filtration and trench shoring solutions, with over 100 locations in North America and Europe. See how it is capitalising on opportunities in North America and Europe, and the strategy behind it…

The investment strategy

  • To accelerate the growth of BakerCorp’s European business through superior product offering and value proposition, with the aim of creating a global business
  • To take advantage of multiple avenues for growth in new and existing products, industry verticals and geographies
  • To actively look for bolt-on acquisitions and network expansion

Milestones to date

  • Acquired Kaselco, a manufacturer and provider of patented filtration technology, for $8m in December 2013
  • Rolled out new branches and expanded the product and service offering, including 11 new branch operations in North America since 2011 and new product lines such as pumps and filtration technologies
  • Created strong European expansion, increasing branches from 5 to 11 today
  • Increased sales by 38% in 2014

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The metrics

2011

Acquisition year

€714m

Transaction value

5

European branches at entry

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11

European branches in 2014

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