Brightstar acquires stake in fleet maintenance, repair services provider


Private equity firm Brightstar Capital Partners has acquired a majority stake in Amerit Fleet Solutions , in partnership with the company’s co-founders who lead the senior management team. Terms of the private transaction were not disclosed, according to an announcement.

Amerit, a provider of outsourced fleet maintenance and mobile maintenance solutions, has a team of skilled technicians and managers providing customized service programs to more than 150,000 vehicles to improve clients’ fleet uptime, safety and reliability, the company says.

“We are thrilled to partner with Amerit as it continues to provide premium service to blue-chip customers around the country. The company has earned its trusted reputation in the industry by always putting customers’ needs first, and we are excited to build on that success and aim to reach new heights,” says Brightstar Partner Dr. Raul Deju.

“Amerit will remain focused on ensuring the maximum uptime, safety and reliability of our customers’ individual fleets. Our partnership with Brightstar supplies us with additional resources and relationships to capitalize on the significant growth potential with both new and existing customers across diverse end markets,” says Dan Williams, Amerit co-founder and CEO

“Since we founded Amerit over a decade ago, the company has worked hard to become a nationwide leader in fleet maintenance and repair services,” says Amein Punjani, Amerit co-founder and chief operating officer. “The Brightstar team’s operational expertise in the fleet management and supply chain worlds will enhance our ability to provide our customers with mission critical services and support.”

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