Forget what you think you know “About Us”
HC2 Holdings, Inc. (“HC2”) is much more than your typical holding company seeking to acquire assets. We are a team of visionaries, enthusiasts and operators. We have a value investor mentality with a long-term investment outlook. We focus on delivering sustainable value for all of our stakeholders by pursuing businesses that we believe are either undervalued or whose growth potential is significant and possibly underappreciated. We envision We empower We execute.
Our clear and disciplined investment strategy has three essential elements:
We are not complicated – we search and scour for good deals and seek to build value over the long term. We intend to bolster our existing businesses with accretive tuck-in acquisitions and provide financial resources to invest in the business. We also intend to execute on transformational transactions in new verticals.
HC2’s success is intertwined with the success of its subsidiaries and their management teams. We take a hands-on approach and partner with management teams to establish and execute specific operating and strategic objectives.
We believe our speed of execution is unparalleled and provides HC2 with an advantage over our competitors. We target stable, cash flow generating businesses, as well as earlier stage companies with significant upside potential, and execute on the opportunities that will deliver sustainable value for our stakeholders.
Opportunities we seek:
Globally diverse and uncorrelated sources of cash flow
Businesses that can act as platforms for accretive transactions
Opportunities with significant equity upside
Favorable corporate structure providing enhanced optionality
Strong market positions, leading brands and growing businesses
Strong liquidity and collateral coverage position
Experienced management team with proven track record
Passionate Leadership Team
The HC2 management team believes they are part of a cohesive unit that is uniquely positioned for exponential growth. Philip A. Falcone, CEO and President, has a specific vision for HC2 and inspires his team to execute on that vision. Mr. Falcone, who has over two decades of experience in leveraged finance, distressed debt and special situations, is supported by a team of seasoned industry professionals with investment expertise across a variety of industries with 25 years of industry experience on average.
HC2 Holdings, Inc. is a publicly traded (NYSE: HCHC) diversified holding company, which seeks opportunities to acquire and grow businesses that can generate long-term sustainable free cash flow and attractive returns in order to maximize value for all stakeholders. HC2 has a diverse array of operating subsidiaries across eight reportable segments, including Construction, Marine Services, Energy, Telecommunications, Life Sciences, Broadcasting, Insurance and Other. HC2’s largest operating subsidiaries include DBM Global Inc., a family of companies providing fully integrated structural and steel construction services, and Global Marine Systems Limited, a leading provider of engineering and underwater services on submarine cables. Founded in 1994, HC2 is headquartered in New York, New York.