The Carlyle Group Acquires Stake in Victory Innovations

September 18, 2020

The Carlyle Group has purchased a majority stake in Victory Innovations.

The global investment firm’s acquisition will help accelerate Victory’s growth trajectory, including expansion in Africa, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. The transaction is subject to customary conditions and is expected to close by the end of the month, reports.

“Along with co-founders Kyle Wheaton and Cliff Wright, we’re pleased to partner with Carlyle, an investor with a record of success helping companies scale and expand globally,” said Chris Gurreri, Victory CEO. “We look forward to working with them as we continue providing the tools that make our hospitals, schools, and communities safer.”

About Victory
Founded in 2014, Victory Innovations is a Saint Louis Park, Minnesota-based manufacturer of cordless electrostatic spraying equipment. For more information, visit