Duff & Phelps’ Aerospace Defense and Government Services (ADG) M&A Practice advised Hill Technical Solutions, Inc. on its strategic partnership with DC Capital Partners

On October 23, 2020, Hill Technical Solutions, Inc. (“HTSI” or the “Company”) formed a strategic partnership with DC Capital Partners (“DC Capital”).

Duff & Phelps served as exclusive financial advisor to HTSI on the transaction.

About Hill Technical Solutions, Inc.
Founded in 2010, HTSI provides vital support to major government programs for the Missile Defense Agency (MDA), US Army Space and Missile Defense Command (SMDC), Office of Rapid Capabilities and Critical Technologies of the United States Army (RCCTO), the aviation and the missiles CCDC of the United States Army. Center (AvMC), US Army COE (Department of Defense Supercomputing Resource Centers) and United States Air Force in areas such as systems evaluation, hypersonics, cybersecurity, information technology, modeling and simulation and testing. The company’s expertise includes innovative, dynamic and forward-thinking engineering support to the US Army’s mission dating back to the mid-1980s through rapid engineering analysis and requirements verification. HTSI provides physics-based technical solutions covering the full spectrum of systems engineering. From initial concept definition and development of system requirements; through preliminary design, detailed design and product development; Verification through analysis, demonstrations and rigorous testing, HTSI strives to optimize system capabilities. Holland & Knight, LLP acted as legal counsel to HTSI.

Stacey Hill, CEO of HTSI and Brad Hill, President of HTSI, said, “This is an exciting time for HTSI as we join the DC Capital family of companies. Our company and our people have always been focused on our clients’ missions and our partnership with DC Capital will allow us to continue to grow and provide exceptional service to our growing list of clients in US government agencies. This partnership will also provide our employees with more opportunities for personal and professional development as we continue to grow our business and our capabilities.1

About DC Capital Partners
DC Capital Partners is an Alexandria, Virginia-based private equity investment firm focused on making control investments in middle-market, U.S.-based, government and service companies. engineering and consulting. Latham & Watkins, LLP served as legal counsel to DC Capital Partners.

Thomas J. Campbell, Founder and Managing Partner of DC Capital, said, “HTSI is an exceptional company with an extremely talented management team and a team of highly skilled and experienced subject matter experts. We look forward to our partnership with Stacey and Brad Hill. and their team as we all work to support our customers in developing the next generation of defense systems. Our goal is to continue to grow the company and expand existing capabilities to provide even more advanced solutions to our customers.1

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Ashley C. Reynolds