JLL Partners acquires Heads Up Technologies

Mesirow Financial, an investment, risk management and advisory services company, has announced it has acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Luther King Capital Management portfolio company Heads Up Technologies, Inc. on its sale to JLL Partners, the company said.

Texas-based Heads Up designs, engineers and manufactures complex, proprietary cockpit, cabin and aircraft electrical components and systems to the business and commercial aviation markets. Heads Up has established itself as a trusted partner in the business aviation segment through longstanding relationships with leading OEMs.

The Company´s proven track record and industry leading design and engineering experience have resulted in numerous innovative product launches and growing content among its customer base.

Heads Up Technologies, Inc. produces and supplies differentiated lighting, in-flight entertainment and cabin management systems and components for the business and commercial aviation industry.

Luther King Capital Management provides investment management services to high net worth individuals, foundations, endowments, investment companies, pension and profit-sharing plans, trusts and estates, among other organizations.

JLL Partners is a private equity firm making control investments in middle-market companies. Since its founding, JLL Partners has committed approximately USD 5.5 billion across eight funds.

Mesirow Financial is an independent, employee-owned firm founded in 1937. As specialists in investment, risk management and advisory services, we are committed to helping institutional, corporate and individual clients achieve their objectives.