White Wolf Capital Group (“White Wolf Capital” or “White Wolf”) announced today that its portfolio company, CEIS (Critical Energy Infrastructure Services), has appointed Mike Kaveney (“Kaveney") as Chief Executive Officer.
September 25, 2023 – Prior to joining CEIS, Kaveney served as Chief Operating Officer of BHI Energy, a leading provider of specialty services and staffing solutions to nuclear, fossil, and renewable power plants, transmission & distribution, and petrochemical refineries. At BHI, he led all operations and the integration of numerous acquisitions before BHI’s sale to Westinghouse Electric Company. Prior to BHI, he served as President of WeldTech Services before its sale to BHI. Mike earned a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Georgia State University and a bachelor’s degree in physics (BS) from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
As Chief Executive Officer at CEIS, Kaveney will oversee the company’s strategy, operations, business development, and integration initiatives. “We are thrilled that Mike has joined CEIS” said White Wolf Chief Executive Elie P. Azar. “Mike’s experience and his knowledge of the energy infrastructure services industry will be invaluable to CEIS as it executes its growth plan.”
“The future of CEIS is bright. I am extremely excited to join CEIS and partner with White Wolf in the growing of this fantastic business” said Kaveney.
CEIS is a holding company that was formed by White Wolf Capital to partner with and acquire U.S. based companies focused on providing human capital solutions and services to power generation customers, including utilities, nuclear facilities, and government agencies with revenues of $10 million to $100 million.
For further information, please visit: www.ceis.com.
About White Wolf Capital Group
White Wolf Capital Group is a private investment firm that began operations in late 2011 and is focused on making direct and indirect investments in leading North American middle market companies.
In general, White Wolf seeks private equity and private credit investment opportunities in companies with $20 million to $200 million in revenues and up to $20 million in EBITDA. Typical situations include management buyouts, leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, and investments for growth. Preferred industries include manufacturing, business services, government services, information technology, security, aerospace, and defense.
White Wolf also looks to invest with other private fund managers as a limited partner. Targeted investment candidates are North American focused private credit funds looking to raise $50 million to $500 million, with a focus on the lower-middle and middle-market.
For further information, please visit https://www.whitewolfcapital.com.
White Wolf’s office locations include Miami, Chicago, Montreal, and New York City.