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Sverica Capital Management Announces Acquisition of Gener8, LLC


Capital Management LP
("Sverica") today announced that it had
acquired a majority interest in Gener8,
("Gener8"). The investment marks Sverica's sixth investment from
its fourth fund.

Based in Sunnyvale, CA, Gener8 designs and manufactures life science
instrumentation, complex clinical devices as well as advanced industrial
systems, leveraging expertise in microfluidics, optics, electronics and
embedded systems. Its capabilities include end-to-end design,
development, prototype and low-to-medium volume manufacturing. David
Klein, founder and CEO, said "Gener8 has independently grown to be a
significant player in the technology design, engineering and
manufacturing space, but in partnership with Sverica, and the associated
experience and capital they bring, Gener8 will be well-positioned to
realize its long-term potential as a global provider of technology

, Managing Partner at Sverica said, "Our interest in Gener8
was born out of our experience in medtech manufacturing. Gener8 occupies
a compelling position at the intersection of technological trends and
the commercialization of IP. Sverica is excited to partner with the
Gener8 team to build a leader in the engineering and production of
turnkey medical and industrial technologies." Gregg
, Principal at Sverica added, "We were attracted to Gener8
based on their combination of broad, multidiscipline engineering
competencies together with manufacturing operations, which our research
showed to be a true differentiator."

About Gener8

Gener8, founded in 2002, is a leading provider of turnkey design and
manufacturing services specializing in high complexity products,
primarily for medical device, diagnostics and industrial applications.
Gener8 maintains state-of-the-art facilities and a world-class
engineering team with more than 30 PhDs spanning a multitude of
disciplines, including electrical, mechanical, software, optical and
systems engineering. For more information, please visit

About Sverica Capital Management

Sverica is a leading lower-middle-market-focused private equity firm
that has raised over $700 million of investment capital across four
funds. The firm acquires and actively builds companies that are, or
could become, leaders in their industries. Since 2001, Sverica has
maintained a "high touch" operating philosophy of taking an active role
in portfolio companies. Sverica devotes significant internal resources
to help its management teams develop and execute growth strategies. For
more information, please visit

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