PE  Spell Capital Partners

     Office Locations:

222 South Ninth Street, Suite 2880
Minneapolis, MN 55402
Phone: 612-371-9650
Fax: 612-371-9651



  • Middle Market



  • Manufacturing & Industrial



    Spell Capital Partners, LLC is a private equity and buyout firm based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The firm is engaged in the acquisition of controlling interests in well-managed, historically profitable manufacturing and distribution businesses. Spell has a preference for businesses headquartered in the upper-Midwestern states of Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, North Dakota, South Dakota, Indiana, Illinois, and Nebraska. The firm targets companies with established revenues of at least $10 million (with potential for internal growth and/or growth through acquisition or consolidation), and amortization (EBITDA) of at least $2 million. Spell makes equity investments between $3 million - $20 million.



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    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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    Andrea Nelson Managing Director
    Bill Spell President
    Bruce A. Richard General Partner
    Dobson West Senior Managing Director
    Jim Rikkers Managing Director


    Portfolio companies include:

      Arctic Fox
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      Breen Color Concentrates
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      Capital Equipment Group
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      Data Manufacturing
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      Falls Fabricating
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      Filter Minder
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      LAI International
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      Norshield Security Products
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      Premier Precision Group
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      Rotonics Manufacturing
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      Spectrum Plastics Group
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