FI  Cameron Holdings

     Office Locations:

8000 Maryland Ave., Suite 1190
St. Louis, MO 63105
Phone: 314-984-0700
Fax: 314-984-0751

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  • Middle Market



  • Business Services
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Transportation & Distribution



    Cameron Holdings is a family office investor focused on acquiring, building and operating middle-market manufacturing, industrial service and value-added distribution companies across a broad range of industries within the manufacturing, industrial service and value-added distribution markets. Cameron targets companies with Revenue $15 million and up; EBITDA $3 million to $8 million; and Enterprise Value up to $60 million. Cameron Holdings manages the assets of the family of Vincent T. Gorguze. Gorguze was part of Emerson Electric's senior management team, and was one of the prime architects of its growth from $150 million in annual revenues in 1962 to over $2.0 billion in 1978. In 1978, Mr. Gorguze retired from Emerson Electric and founded Cameron Holdings, which has completed over 40 transactions with an aggregate transaction value in excess of $1.0 billion. Today Cameron Holdings is led by his daughter, Lynn Gorguze.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Brian A. Lovett Vice President
    Don Metzger Senior Vice President
    Lynn E. Gorguze President and CEO


    Portfolio companies include:

      Multi-Pack Solutions

      Sinclair & Rush


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