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Yukon supports Sentinel Capital Partners’ investment in Apex Companies

Yukon Partners (Yukon), a provider of mezzanine capital for middle market private equity transactions, has partnered with Sentinel Capital Partners (Sentinel) in its investment in Apex Companies (Apex), a water resources, environmental services, and industrial hygiene firm.

Apex offers comprehensive services to assess, prevent, and cure environmental issues related to water, ground, facilities, and air quality. Apex serves a large and diverse client base spanning both the public and private sectors and a broad range of end markets, including energy, industrial, manufacturing, real estate, retail, and telecom. Apex’s client-centric operating model, nationwide presence, and industry reputation as a leader in environmental compliance and risk management are the foundation of its impressive blue-chip client base and 30-year history. Apex services the entire environmental compliance and risk continuum with a team of over 700 geologists, hydrogeologists, engineers, air quality specialists, environmental scientists, information management experts, industrial hygienists, and field technicians.
Sentinel sponsored the transaction in which it, Yukon, and other institutional co-investors acquired Apex. Dorsey & Whitney, LLP served as legal counsel to Yukon.
“Partnering with Sentinel provides us a tremendous opportunity to accelerate our growth, while preserving the agility and flexibility that is so highly valued by our clients and employees,” says David Fabianski, Apex CEO. “Our management team and staff are thrilled to be aligned with the team at Sentinel.”
“Apex is a leading growth platform in the highly attractive environmental services market,” says Michael Fabian, a Sentinel Partner. “With a highly capable, passionate management team and a dedicated team of employees, we believe Apex is well-positioned to continue its history of growth, both organically and through acquisition. We are extremely excited about the opportunity to partner with the Apex team.”
William Dietz, Managing Partner of Yukon, adds: “We are excited to partner with Sentinel and the Apex management team to support the next phase of the Company’s growth. Apex’s full complement of environmental services, national footprint, and flexible, responsive client service position the Company favourably for continued, profitable growth.”

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