Madison Street Capital, a global investment banking firm based in Chicago, Illinois, exclusively arranged a minority subordinated debt and equity investment for ARES Security Corporation. Corbel Structured Equity Partners provided the minority recapitalization in a transaction led by Reginald McGaugh, a senior managing director of Madison Street Capital.
ARES Security Corporation is located in Vienna, VA. It provides comprehensive security risk management services with high-tech end-to-end software. The company safeguards complex government systems as well as those operated by transport, nuclear, and energy industries.
Reginald McGaugh said that he was honored to work with Ben Eazzetta, the President of ARES Security, throughout the process. He added that ARES Security Company utilizes high-end technological solutions to protect critical global assets for its clients. He noted that the company is run by a superior management team and a board that challenged all aspects of the Madison Street Capital reputation.
Ben Eazzetta said that his company appreciated the efforts put in by the Madison Street Capital team that worked on the deal. He added that ARES Security was impressed by all the work that the investment banking firm completed on its behalf in 2016. He praised the company’s due diligence, professionalism, valuation analysis, and how it handled the capital raising process.
Working with Corbel
On working with Corbel, Eazzetta said that ARES Security was pleased with its new financing partner and capital structure. ARES Security decided that working with Corbel was the best option for the company as it looked to create significant equity value. Corbel has a flexible capital solution that will allow ARES Security to continue its sales momentum while capitalizing on the new revenue opportunities provided by the equity firm.
Corbel Structured Equity Partners was established in 2013. It has over $95 million in capital under management. It makes non-control investments with a keen interest in profitable privately held companies. ARES Security settled on the firm because it has a rich network of industry contacts that will become invaluable to the company in 2017.
Madison Street Capital
Based in Chicago, Illinois, Madison Street Capital is a premier privately held investment firm with a global outlook. Its offerings include private equity, business valuation services, mergers and acquisitions, advisory services, venture capital investments, and corporate tax planning. The company is dedicated to excellence, professionalism, integrity, and service delivery. It serves private corporations and public institutions.
Madison Street Capital has an Asian office in Haryana, India, and an Africa office in Accra, Ghana. Madison encourages its employees to understand its clients’ unique needs before offering customized solutions. This approach coupled with Madison’s high level of professional standards allows the firm to retain most of its global clients.