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Pritzker Private Capital to Acquire Valicor

A leading provider of non-hazardous wastewater treatment services


CHICAGO – JULY 10, 2019 – Pritzker Private Capital today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Valicor Environmental Services, a leading provider of non-hazardous wastewater treatment services in North America. Pritzker Private Capital is investing alongside Valicor’s management team, who will continue to lead the business.

Headquartered in Monroe, Ohio, Valicor provides non-hazardous wastewater treatment services through its network of centralized wastewater treatment facilities and extensive transportation fleet. With 22 facilities and more than 350 employees, Valicor serves customers with a diverse set of wastewater streams throughout North America.

“Valicor is a market leader with an outstanding management team,” said Tony Pritzker, Chairman and CEO of Pritzker Private Capital. “The Company’s commitment to exceptional quality and service aligns perfectly with our core values.”

Ryan Roberts, Pritzker Private Capital Investment Partner, commented, “Valicor is a leader in non-hazardous wastewater treatment and has multiple avenues for growth, including organic initiatives and accretive acquisitions. We are delighted to partner with James Devlin, CEO, and his team for the next chapter of Valicor’s growth. We believe Valicor represents an exceptional platform for us to continue our investment in the industrial services sector.”

“We are committed to providing our customers with the highest quality of service,” said James Devlin, Valicor CEO. “We are thrilled to partner with Pritzker Private Capital, a firm that brings a philosophy of building great companies for the long term, to help us continue expanding our services and footprint to better serve our customers.”

Houlihan Lokey is serving as lead financial advisor, and Raymond James is serving as co-financial advisor, to Valicor.

About Valicor: Headquartered in Monroe, Ohio, Valicor is one of the largest providers of non-hazardous wastewater treatment services in North America. Leveraging its extensive fleet of tankers and a network of strategically located centralized wastewater treatment facilities, Valicor transports and processes diverse wastewater streams that result from the manufacture of industrial and consumer goods. The Company’s mission-critical services allow customers to meet federal, state and local regulations by safely and responsibly disposing of oily water, leachate, soaps, line flush waste and similar waste streams. Valicor also provides a diverse set of landfill solidification and product destruction services. For more information, visit

About Pritzker Private Capital: Pritzker Private Capital partners with middle-market companies based in North America with leading positions in the manufactured products, services and healthcare sectors. The firm’s differentiated, long-duration capital base allows for efficient decision-making, broad flexibility with transaction structure and investment horizon, and alignment with all stakeholders. Pritzker Private Capital builds businesses for the long term and is an ideal partner for entrepreneur and family owned companies. For more information, visit