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Don’t Read Too Much Into Ingram PE Investment

August 26, 2019

Potential $4 billion infusion is more about parent company debt than strategy

An announcement could come as early as this week that Ingram Micro will get a fresh cash infusion of $4 billion from an investment group led by Hong Kong-based RRJ Capital. The speculation is leading many to wonder what it means for the global distributor. Chances are nothing much, as this is probably more about HNA’s position in its home market than changing Ingram’s strategic direction.