Brightstar Capital Partners acquires QualTek

Brightstar Capital Partners, a private investment firm that partners with closely held, family owned middle market companies, has announced that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of QualTek USA, LLC, in partnership with QualTek senior management, the company said.

Following its transaction with Brightstar, QualTek completed the acquisitions of two additional businesses: NX Canada, a wireline installation and engineering services company in Canada, and Premier CC Inc., a full-service cable and network installation company with operations across the United States.

The add-on acquisitions will complement and strengthen QualTek´s range of solutions for the North American telecommunications sector, which include engineering, installation, fulfillment and program management. QualTek is led by CEO Scott Hisey and its senior management team, who are also investors in the company.

NX Canada provides a range of telecommunications installation and engineering services, including coaxial and fiber optic services, repair and maintenance, sweep and certification services, noise reduction and plant hardening services. It serves a large and diverse customer base in the Canadian market.

Premier CC specializes in providing cable and network fulfillment services, consisting primarily of installation, configuration and repair services for residential and commercial customers. Its installation services support VoIP, high speed Internet and data, video/digital and home security.

Brightstar Capital Partners seeks partnership opportunities with exceptional management teams where it is uniquely positioned to drive value creation. Brightstar seeks control investments and employs an operationally intensive approach to investing that leverages its extensive experience and relationship network. For more information visit www.brightstarcapitalpartners.com.

Based in King of Prussia, PA, QualTek is a provider of turnkey solutions, including engineering, installation, fulfillment and program management, to the North American telecommunications and power sectors. The company provides end-to-end infrastructure services solutions to the wireline (NX Utilities and NX Utilities Canada), wireless (Empire Telecom and Velocitel), and residential and commercial fulfillment (QualSat, ACI and Premier) segments of the market. For more information visit www.qualtekservices.com.