Hamilton Robinson Capital Partners’ portfolio company GrayMatter, announces a new strategic merger with Michigan-based HTSE, Inc. HTSE provides automation solutions for some of the world’s largest pharmaceutical, food and beverage, chemical and manufacturing companies since 1989.

“We’re thrilled to add the strength of HTSE to GrayMatter’s Industrial Intelligence Platform,” said GrayMatter CEO and co-founder Jim Gillespie. “They’re a known powerhouse in the pharmaceutical space and in manufacturing overall. Industrial companies have an urgent need to fill talent gaps, leverage advanced analytics and protect plants and remote assets from cyber-attacks. The GrayMatter and HTSE combination creates a larger team of unmatched operational technology expertise to solve these challenges for manufacturers.”

“We expect this combination to provide HTSE’s customers with additional GrayMatter capabilities and resources, and we look forward to bringing the HTSE employees into the GrayMatter family,” stated Brandon Richter, Partner at Hamilton Robinson. “The HTSE acquisition underscores GrayMatter’s commitment to invest in people and innovative technologies to deliver enhanced value to customers,” added Jim Parmelee, Managing Director at Hamilton Robinson.

GrayMatter leverages advanced industrial analytics, industrial cybersecurity, brilliant operations and other as-a-service solutions to help companies transform their operations and empower their people. GrayMatter’s focus is on co-innovation and curating the best process and technology to drive industrial companies and utilities through their digital transformation. For more information visit www.graymattersystems.com.