Karl Freimuth

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Karl Freimuth is a Partner and co-head of Livingstone’s U.S. Industrial practice, with particular transaction expertise in electrical power equipment, precision machining, capital equipment, niche manufacturing, and commercial & industrial services. He has 14 years of experience advising domestic and international mid-market companies on M&A transactions, debt and equity capital raises, and financial restructurings.

Prior to Livingstone, Karl was a Vice President in Mesirow Financial’s Corporate Restructuring Group and a Senior Associate in KPMG’s Corporate Recovery practice. Karl is a Certified Insolvency & Restructuring Advisor.

Education & Qualifications:

  • BBA, University of Michigan
Speciality

Latest Insights

News

Karl Freimuth | Aug 2018

Pioneer Metal Finishing, a market-leading provider of anodising and plating services in North America, has been acquired by Aterian Investment Partners

Bob Pyle, the CEO of Pioneer stated: Livingstone executed a well-managed process while demonstrating a deep knowledge of our business and a relentless advocacy for our shareholder group.”
News
Industrial
Sell-side

News

Karl Freimuth | Apr 2018

Lavezzi Precision Inc. has been acquired by MW Industries, Inc., a portfolio company of American Securities.

Lavezzi Precision Inc. has been acquired by MW Industries, Inc., a portfolio company of American Securities

Doug Kremer, Executive Vice President of LaVezzi, commented: “Livingstone’s intimate knowledge of our business model, relationships with logical acquirers, and experienced approach to navigating the sale process were instrumental factors in delivering a successful outcome.”
News
Industrial
Sell-side

Blog

Karl Freimuth | Apr 2018

Why strategic buyers are shifting away from portfolio diversification

Why strategic buyers are shifting away from portfolio diversification? Livingstone's Karl Freimuth discusses the factors affecting this.
Blog
Industrial