Andrew Walton

Partner at Ironbridge Equity Partners Management Ltd.

Andrew Walton

Andrew Walton

Partner at Ironbridge Equity Partners Management Ltd.

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New Food Classics, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Ironbridge Equity Partners Management Ltd.

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Founder at Signal Hill Equity Partners, Inc.

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Managing Partner at Ironbridge Equity Partners Management Ltd.

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Chairman at Signal Hill Equity Partners, Inc.

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Partner at Signal Hill Equity Partners, Inc.

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Chief Financial Officer at Signal Hill Equity Partners, Inc.

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Partner at Ironbridge Equity Partners Management Ltd.

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Partner at Ironbridge Equity Partners Management Ltd.

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Director-Portfolio Companies at Signal Hill Equity Partners, Inc.

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Partner at Signal Hill Equity Partners, Inc.

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Andrew Walton
Partner at Ironbridge Equity Partners Management Ltd.
Education
Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting, with Honours

The University of Cape Town (UCT) is a public research university located in Cape Town in the Western Cape province of South Africa. UCT was founded in 1829 as the South African College, and is the oldest university in South Africa and the second oldest extant university in Africa. The language of instruction is English.

Graduate, Institute of Corporate Directors

The Joseph L. Rotman School of Management commonly known as Rotman School of Management, or just Rotman, is the University of Toronto's graduate business school, located in St. George Street in Downtown Toronto. The school, named after Joseph L. Rotman, was established in 1950 as Institute of Business Administration though the University of Toronto has been offering undergraduate courses in management since 1902.

Career History
Partner
2014 - Current

Ironbridge Equity Partners provides equity capital for management buyouts, expansions, recapitalizations, restructurings and owner / operators who would like to retire and sell their business. The firm focuses on manufacturing, distribution and consumer and business products and services in Canada. Ironbridge does not invest in real estate, natural resources or technology.Deal sizes range from $15 million to $50 million. Ironbridge makes investments from $5 million to over $20 million. The firm prefers to take a control position and they look for a time horizon of four to six years. Ironbridge requires a history of positive earnings and EBITDA of more than $3 to $8 million per year. They seek companies with a strong competitive position within their industry or niche and where there are opportunities to grow revenue and improve earnings either organically or through acquisitions.

Principal
2008 - Current

EdgeStone Capital Partners' investment process consists of a detailed evaluation methodology in selecting investments appropriate to a particular fund's investment strategy.The firm believes that collaborating with properly motivated, highly experienced, and very capable management teams is fundamental to realizing superior investment returns. EdgeStone considers such issues as expected growth rate and maturity, sensitivity to economic cycles, intensity of competition, barriers to entry and exit, relative power of suppliers and customers to influence profits, availability of substitutes, potential substitutes or new technologies that could negatively influence the industry, and the average profitability and return on capital resulting from these factors.EdgeStone favors companies that are leaders in their industries or that dominate an industry niche. They attempts to lead or co-lead their investments. The firm makes investments in companies where there is a clearly defined exit strategy. Preferred exit options include sale to a strategic or financial buyer, sale to management, share repurchase by the company, initial or secondary public offering or financial restructuring.

Partner
Prior - 2014

Signal Hill Equity Partners focuses on Canadian mid-market companies operating in the fields of business & consumer services, specialty manufacturing, building products, food and consumer products and resource services with an enterprise value ranging between $15 million to $75 million and make equity investments typically ranging from $10 million to $30 million.The firm provides financing for management transition issues, financial & operating restructurings, acquisitions & growth opportunities and corporate carve-outs.The firm partners with entrepreneurs who share their goal of building lasting businesses of scale that generate both personal and financial returns and seeks to make control equity investments in established and differentiated businesses.

Awards & Honors
South African Institute of Chartered Accountants - Chartered Accountant
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