Monday, December 12, 2016
Wynnchurch Capital, a private equity investment firm has acquired Rosboro, a producer of forest products. Based in Rosemont, Illinois, Wynnchurch Capital owns 19 companies including manufacturing, building materials, and transportation firms.
Scott Nelson, CEO of Rosboro, said, “We are very pleased that Wynnchurch Capital has acquired the business. Wynnchurch has an outstanding reputation for supporting growth and providing management teams with strategic guidance that fits perfectly into the company’s focus for the future.”
Wynnchurch partner, Ian Kirson further added, “We are excited to partner with the management team of Rosboro to continue the company’s track record of customer service, quality and innovation.”
Rosboro is well known as one of the leading integrated forest product companies producing a wide variety of products including laminated beams (glulam for residential and light commercial construction), studs (home building market), and veneer (plywood and LVL production) at seven manufacturing plants in Oregon.