Fastener Distribution Holdings (FDH) has been acquired by Audax Private Equity from Housatonic Partners.
FDH is headquartered in Marina del Rey, California and is a distributor of aerospace fasteners and other C-class components to commercial and defence aircraft manufacturers, subcontractors and components distributors through its Arlington International Aviation Products (AIAP) and Aircraft Fasteners International (AFI) divisions.
Geoffrey Rehnert, Co-CEO of Audax, said: “FDH is a highly regarded leader in the fragmented aerospace c-class components distribution market. We are excited to partner with Scott Tucker, Bill Ganss, Rick Ferguson, and the entire FDH team to continue building a leading platform through organic growth and add-on acquisitions.”
FDH CEO Scott Tucker added: “The FDH team is thrilled to be partnering with Audax to accelerate our growth. Audax brings expertise and resources that will help us grow through strategic acquisitions while continuing to provide the outstanding service our customers have come to expect.”