Investment Profile

Superior targets underperforming and undercapitalized companies that are poised for profitable growth after operational improvements.


Superior seeks to make control investments in companies with the following characteristics:

  • Niche manufacturing or process-intensive service businesses
  • Revenues generally between $10 million and $150 million
  • Control equity investments generally between $5 million and $20 million
  • Identifiable and achievable improvement and/or growth opportunities
  • Defensible market, customer and product positions
  • Corporate divestitures, private sales, restructuring or bankruptcy situations


The Superior team has specific experience investing in the following industries:


  • Aerospace
  • Building Products
  • Consumer Goods
  • Electronic Components
  • Food
  • Healthcare Products
  • Metals Processing
  • Plastics
  • Recreational Sports Products
  • Specialty Chemical
  • Transportation Aftermarket

Services & Distribution

  • 3PL & Value-added Distribution
  • Educational Services
  • Engineering Services
  • Food services
  • Industrial Services
  • Healthcare Services