Industrial Manufacturing & Distribution, Equipment Rental & Dealers, Industrials | Mergers & Acquisitions, Sponsor Related

Great Range Capital’s Fairbank Equipment has been Acquired by Pfingsten Partners

  • TM Capital served as exclusive financial advisor to Fairbank Equipment Holdings, Inc. (“Fairbank”), a portfolio company of Great Range Capital (“Great Range”), in its sale to Pfingsten Partners (“Pfingsten”)
  • Established in 1946, Fairbank ( is a leading specialty distributor and dealer of agricultural and propane parts, specialty components and equipment add-ons based in Wichita, KS
  • Fairbank provides “need-it-now” rapid fulfillment to a broad and deeply embedded base of agricultural fertilizer and equipment distributors, farmer cooperatives, farm owners and propane dealers
  • Under Great Range’s ownership, Fairbank expanded its regional footprint to 7 locations throughout the U.S. Great Plains
  • Great Range Capital is a leading middle-market private equity firm based in the greater Kansas City area primarily investing in the niche manufacturing, business / industrial services, consumer / retail and healthcare services sectors
  • Headquartered in Chicago, IL, Pfingsten Partners is a highly regarded private equity firm that invests in manufacturing, distribution and business services companies


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Client Testimonial

Great Range Capital and Fairbank chose TM Capital based on their extensive distribution experience and track record of driving great outcomes. TM Capital put together a deep and highly dedicated senior team who shepherded the transaction from start to finish, crafting excellent materials, providing thoughtful advice, and generating multiple buyer options. We deeply appreciate their guidance throughout and the excellent outcome TM Capital generated."
– Ryan Sprott, Managing Partner, Great Range Capital