Trive-Backed Karman Systems Acquires Systima Technologies, Creating Leader in Space and Hypersonic Market

DALLAS and LOS ANGELES, Sept. 24, 2021 (Trive Capital PR) — The senior leadership team of Systima Technologies, Inc. (“Systima”) has partnered with Karman Missile & Space Systems  (“Karman” or the “Company”) backed by Trive Capital (“Trive”), the Dallas-based private equity firm. The addition of Systima represents another acquisition that expands the core competencies, customer base, and platform content in a strategic way to enable Karman to deliver more comprehensive solutions to its customers in the space and hypersonic markets. The leadership team of Systima will continue as equity holders and senior leaders of Karman. The acquisition of Systima represents the fifth transaction Trive has completed in the last 12 months in building the Karman platform, a purpose-built strategy dedicated to space and hypersonic system infrastructure.

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Trive Capital Partners with AEC and AMRO to Form Karman

DALLAS and LOS ANGELES, Jan. 26, 2021 (Trive Capital PR) — Trive Capital (“Trive”), the Dallas-based private equity firm, has partnered with the senior leadership teams of Aerospace Engineering Corp. (“AEC”) and AMRO Fabricating Corporation (“AMRO”) to create Karman Missile & Space Systems (“Karman” or the “Company”). The new platform is one of the largest independently owned suppliers focused on manufacturing complex systems for the space, missile, interceptor and hypersonic markets. The senior leadership teams of both businesses will continue as equity holders and executives at Karman.

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