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RH Brown has received a majority investment by Bastian Solutions

RH Brown Co. has received a majority recapitalization by Bastian Solutions of Indianapolis, Indiana. The transaction will enhance RH Brown Co.’s capacity to serve its industrial automation clients while expanding Bastian’s presence in the Pacific Northwest.

Headquartered in Seattle, USA, RH Brown’s roots can be traced back to 1904 and is owned by Scott Larsen. As the fourth generation owner, Scott spearheaded its expansion beyond its original bicycle importing focus into one Seattle’s premier advanced logistics design and integration companies. It serves some of the largest manufacturing and distribution companies in the Pacific Northwest.

Bastian Solutions, a Toyota Advanced Logistics company, is a trusted supply chain integration partner committed to providing clients with a competitive advantage by designing and delivering world-class distribution and production solutions. By combining data-driven designs, scalable material handling systems and innovative software, the company helps clients across a broad spectrum of markets become leaders in their industries.

Oaklins’ team in Seattle acted as the exclusive financial advisor to RH Brown in this transaction.

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“We found the team in Seattle to be a great partner. Completing a transaction is already difficult, but as former operators, they understand the challenges I faced as I ran my company and closed the deal. I could not have done it without them.”

Scott Larson

CEO and Owner, RH Brown Co.

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 James  Thompson

James Thompson

Managing Director

Seattle, United States
Oaklins Alexander Hutton
 Scott  Hardman

Scott Hardman

Managing Director

Seattle, United States
Oaklins Alexander Hutton
 Shane  Jansen

Shane Jansen

Associate

Seattle, United States
Oaklins Alexander Hutton

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