Mont Phelps

This month’s issue of Executive Perspective features Mont Phelps, CEO of NWN Corporation. Following a career at DuPont and at Bayer Corp., Mont has led NWN through a period of expansion and dramatic growth. In the interview Mont goes through his unique background and how it prepared him to transform NWN from a VAR to a cloud solution provider. He describes the technology industry as “the best industry in the world”: it is “pervasive, always in transition, and favors well-managed organizations that know how to constantly evolve or adapt.” Mont also talks about what it means to be a cloud solution provider, including what customers are saying today and how the broader industry shift to the cloud is reshaping relationships with both customers and vendor partners. He closes by explaining how NWN is working with private equity partner New State Capital Partners, and addressing what next steps we can expect as NWN continues to grow.

previous post Back to Articles next post

02 Aug 2021

TowerBrook Capital Partners Makes Strategic Investment in EisnerAmper LLP

Transaction Details TowerBrook Capital Partners, an international investment management firm, has made a strategic investment in EisnerAmper, one of the largest professional services firms in the world, offering premier accounting, tax and business advisory services. The firm will now operate two divisions: EisnerAmper LLP, a licensed CPA firm, will provide attest services; and Eisner Advisory Group LLC,...

16 Jul 2021

Platinum Equity Acquires Ingram Micro

*Financial Information ($USD) Enterprise Value:         $7.2 Billion EV/FY20 Revenue:      0.15x Transaction Details Platinum Equity announced that it has completed the acquisition of Ingram Micro Inc. from HNA Group. Ingram Micro’s total enterprise value in the transaction was $7.2 billion, including $5.9 billion in equity value Ingram will retain CEO Alain Monié and...

13 May 2021

NWN Corp. Acquires Carousel Industries

Financial Information ($USD) Not Disclosed Transaction Details NWN Corporation, a leading Cloud Communications Service Provider (CCSP), announced yesterday that it will acquire fellow solutions provider Carousel Industries. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. New State Capital Partners, majority stakeholder of NWN since 2015, is backing the transaction which will form a combined company...