Benchmark International represented the shareholders of G.W. Schultz Tool (“G.W. Schultz”) in the recently announced recapitalization of the company. Addison Capital Partners, a private equity investment firm partnered with the company in the recapitalization.

G.W. Schultz is a vertically integrated designer and manufacturer of carbide cutting tools. They are AS9100 certified and offer a line of standard and custom tools. The company serves customers in the defense, aerospace, power generation, and medical device sectors.

According to the parties, the partnership strongly positioned G.W. Schultz to continue to grow in key growth markets.

Benchmark wishes G.W. Schultz the best of luck with their future growth plan.


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