Some of his recent distribution transactions include representing W.W. Grainger in its acquisition of Imperial Supplies from American Capital, and representing Thomas Pipe & Supply Co. in its sale to Gen Cap America. He also served as a member of the Distribution Investment banking team at Robert W. Baird & Co. Over his career Skelly has executed transactions in the wholesale distribution sector with over $5 billion of total enterprise value. Details
Vetus Partners (Cleveland):John Skelly has joined the investment bank Vetus Partners as a managing director. He previously focused on the wholesale distribution sector of PCE Investment Bankers. His other distribution industry experience includes serving as a director of business development for Home Depot and director of M&A for Hughes Supply Inc. Skelly has worked with on M&As for W.W. Grainger, HD Supply and Hughes Supply and other distributors.