September 8, 2016
W.G. Nielsen & Co., a leading investment banking firm headquartered in Denver, CO, announced that IPERC has been acquired by S&C Electric Company as a wholly-owned subsidiary. W.G. Nielsen & Co. acted as advisor to IPERC and negotiated the sale of the company to S&C Electric Company.
IPERC (Intelligent Power & Energy Research Corporation), founded in 2004, designs and engineers intelligent microgrid technologies to maximize efficiency and reduce overall energy consumption by up to 40 percent. The Company's cyber-secure, collaborative intelligence software and compact field-tested hardware form a complete distributed controls solution that is inherently more robust, more adaptable and more reliable than any alternative on the market. IPERC's team is comprised of experts in control systems, cyber security and essential microgrid elements, including generators, solar power and energy storage.
About S&C Electric Company
S&C Electric Company is a global provider of equipment and services for electric power systems. Founded in 1911, the Chicago-based company designs and manufactures switching and protection products for electric power transmission and distribution. In addition, S&C offers a wide range of engineering, laboratory, and testing services for electric utilities and commercial, industrial, and institutional power systems. S&C subsidiaries operate in Toronto, Canada; Wales, United Kingdom; Melbourne, Australia; Suzhou, China; and Mexico.
About W.G. Nielsen & Co.
W.G. Nielsen & Co. is a Denver-based investment banking firm that specializes in mergers and acquisitions (sell side and buy side advisory services) and structured and leveraged financing transactions. W.G. Nielsen & Co., an independently owned, FINRA investment banking firm, offers clients innovative financing solutions. The firm enables select mid-sized clients to achieve their goals through strategic alliances, industry experience, and proven methodologies. Since the firm's inception in 1996, W.G. Nielsen & Co. professionals have completed transactions valued in excess of $4 billion.
For more information on this transaction, please contact Craig M. Davis at 303.830.1515, or visit www.wgnielsen.com.
Posted 09/08/2016 Denver, CO