NEW YORK, Oct. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Golub Capital announced today that as Administrative Agent, Sole Lead Arranger and Sole Bookrunner it provided a GOLD financing to support the acquisition of RestorixHealth, Inc. (“RestorixHealth” or the “Company”) by an investor group led by Leonard Green & Partners, L.P. (“Leonard Green & Partners”). GOLD financings are Golub Capital One-Loan Debt facilities.
Founded in 1997 and headquartered in Tarrytown, NY, RestorixHealth is the second largest operator of outsourced wound care service centers in the U.S. with 115 facilities located inside acute care hospitals across 23 states. The Company’s facilities provide hyperbaric oxygen therapy and other wound care therapies and treatments to patients with chronic wounds related to diabetes, vasculitis, poor circulation, collagen vascular disease and heart disease.
RestorixHealth marks the first lead transaction between Golub Capital and Leonard Green & Partners. This financing will help fund the acquisition as well as refinance the Company’s existing debt and pay for related fees and expenses.
“We are excited to partner with the Leonard Green led investor group and senior management on the Company’s impressive growth path,” said Hyun Chang, Managing Director at Golub Capital. “RestorixHealth is changing the way patients are receiving much-needed wound care in the United States with comprehensive, advanced and efficient services focused on clinical excellence.”
“RestorixHealth has established itself as a leader in the wound care management industry and has built a fantastic business by focusing on value added solutions for their customers,” said John Baumer, Partner at Leonard Green & Partners.
About Golub Capital Middle Market Lending
Golub Capital’s award winning middle market lending team structures financing solutions with hold positions of up to $300 million. The team also underwrites and syndicates senior credit facilities and a proprietary suite of GOLD (one-loan debt) facilities, up to $500 million. Golub Capital has been a top 3 US Middle Market Bookrunner each year from 2008 through Q2 2015 for senior secured loans of up to $500 million for leveraged buyouts (according to Thomson Reuters LPC and internal data; based on number of deals).
Golub Capital is a nationally recognized credit asset manager with over $15 billion of capital under management. Golub Capital has four highly complementary business lines led by exceptional teams of credit professionals: Middle Market Lending, Late Stage Lending, Broadly Syndicated Loans and Opportunistic Credit. Golub Capital’s lending offices are located in Chicago, New York, San Francisco and Charlotte. For more information, please visit the firm’s website at www.golubcapital.com.
About Leonard Green & Partners, L.P.
Leonard Green & Partners, L.P. is one of the nation’s leading private equity firms with over $15 billion of private equity capital raised since inception. The firm, founded in 1989, has invested in 75 companies in the form of traditional buyouts, going-private transactions, recapitalizations, growth capital investments, corporate carve-outs and selective public equity and debt positions. Located in Los Angeles, California, they invest in established companies that are leaders in their markets. For more information please visit www.leonardgreen.com.
SOURCE Golub Capital