ALLEGHENY INTERNATIONAL

$690 Million Reorganization of Fortune 200 Allegheny International

Investment: Japonica had the largest and majority economic ownership throughout the capital structure.

Underperforming Global Special Situation Description: A highly diversified underperforming global special situation, suffering from a loss of passion for innovation and performance, with an almost countless number of business units spanning the globe including operations in consumer products, professional products, components, real estate, natural resources, etc.
Global Reach: This underperforming global special situation had operations spanning the globe with number one market shares in its product categories throughout North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. Extensive supplier relationships in Asia, especially China. Regional headquarters in the US, Mexico, Germany, and Hong Kong. Approximately 15,000 employees.
“Perfectly Aligned” Relationships: Japonica has developed and builds “perfectly aligned” relationships with its partners and other key relationships in all respects, including economics, structure, and governance.
Japonica Creating Value: Japonica quietly worked with board and management to successfully reorganize this underperforming global special situation creating value by implementing a transformational business plan and won stakeholder endorsements.
Discovering Value: Japonica assembled a team of approximately 100 entrepreneurs and niche specialists who worked for almost 15 months discovering value gaps based on hidden nuggets of value and transformational business plans.
Partner Creating Value: Japonica Partners created value primarily in the global capital markets sector with investment judgments, intelligence, networking, and communications.
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