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Kroll’s Industrials Investment Banking Practice Advised Fleetwood Aluminum Products on Its Sale
Kroll’s Industrials Investment Banking Practice Advised Fleetwood Aluminum Products on Its Sale

2024 Middle-Market Deals of the Year

Kroll's Industrials Team Wins Middle-Market M&A Deal of the Year

Kroll's Industrials Investment Banking team wins Mergers & Acquisitions Middle-Market Deals of the Year for their work advising Fleetwood Windows and Doors on its sale to Masonite.

Our Industrials M&A practice has extensive experience advising public corporations, financial sponsors, privately-owned businesses and other middle-market companies on buy-side and sell-side M&A transactions.

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On October 19, 2023, Fleetwood Aluminum Products, LLC (“Fleetwood” or the "Company") was acquired by a U.S. subsidiary of Masonite International Corporation (NYSE:DOOR) ("Masonite").

The Industrials M&A Advisory practice of Kroll served as the exclusive financial advisor to Fleetwood in connection with the sale of the Company.

“Kroll provided unparalleled guidance and dedication throughout the deal process. Being a family-owned and operated manufacturer since 1961, we were determined to find the right buyer for the family and Fleetwood. Kroll’s resources and expertise allowed us to find the perfect fit with Masonite. We could not be happier with the outcome, and it was only possible with Kroll as our partner.”
Gary Gumbleton, Fleetwood CEO

About Fleetwood

Fleetwood is a leading designer and manufacturer of premium, aluminum-framed glass door and window solutions for luxury homes. Their products include multi-slide and pocket glass patio doors, pivot and hinged glass entry doors and folding glass door wall systems, as well as accompanying premium window products. The company’s exceptionally high-quality product offerings are fully customizable and feature modern designs, sleek hardware and precision locking and rolling systems. Supporting their focus on innovation, Fleetwood has extensive in-house design, engineering and testing capabilities and holds several patents and trademarks for products with energy-saving and weather-resistant features.

A family-owned business since 1961, Fleetwood is headquartered in Corona, CA, and operates a 200,000- square-foot manufacturing facility with approximately 350 total employees. Fleetwood products are sold through a network of over 200 exclusive dealers that partner with homebuilders and architects to offer their industry-leading products to homeowners throughout North America.

About Masonite

Masonite International Corporation (NYSE:DOOR) is a leading global designer, manufacturer, marketer and distributor of interior and exterior doors and door systems for the new construction and repair, renovation and remodeling sectors of the residential and non-residential building construction markets. Since 1925, Masonite has provided its customers with innovative products and superior service at compelling values. Masonite currently serves more than 7,000 customers globally.

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