PE  RAF Industries

     Office Locations:

One Pitcairn Place
165 Township Line Road, Suite 2100
Jenkintown, PA 19046
Phone: 215-572-0738
Fax: 215-576-1640



  • Middle Market



  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Manufacturing & Industrial



    Formed in 1979, RAF Industries is a privately-held, Philadelphia-based investment firm. RAF Industries acquires and operates a diversified group of middle market manufacturing companies located across the United States. Specific areas of interest include building and DIY products; products and services geared toward enhancing the lifestyle of the elderly population; and products and services provided to high-end consumers. The firm targets companies with pretax earnings of at least $4 million for platform acquisitions and at least $500,000 for add-on acquisitions. Transaction value ranges from $20 million to $200 million.

    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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    Andrew Souder Vice Presdent
    Cheryl McCullough Controller
    David A. Bennett Director of Logistics
    Harry Ferguson Risk Manager
    Jeffrey Panarey Director of Acquisitions


    Portfolio companies include:

      American Milwork
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      Bar-Plate Manufacturing
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      Bestt Liebco
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      Campania International
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      Cool Gear
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      Disston Precision
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      Earth Tech
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      Ferche Milwork
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      Freedom Medical
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      Lazart Production
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      Materials Marketing
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      Pine Environmental Services
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      Technical Gas Products
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      Thirtystone Resources
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      U.S. Tape
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