Wesco Group, LLC
Paint, Equipment and Supplies Distributor for the Automotive Refinish Market

Founded in 1973, Wesco Group, LLC is a distributor of paint, coatings and other supplies and equipment to the automotive refinish market. In its first 45 years, Wesco expanded its network of locations to become the leading supplier to collision repair centers in the Western United States. In June 2018, Tinicum acquired a stake in Wesco and partnered with the company’s founders to support their acquisitive growth strategy. During Tinicum’s ownership, the company completed fourteen acquisitions and grew to become the leader in its industry with more than 138 locations across North America. In August 2023, Wesco was recapitalized by BDT & MSD Partners.
Date of Investment:Jun 2018