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Kelso Fund X Announces Investment in J.S. Held

July 1, 2019

Kelso is pleased to announce that on June 3, 2019, we closed the sale of SouthernCarlson to Kyocera Corporation

J.S. Held is a leading specialty consulting firm with a focus on the insurance claims management sector. The company provides insurance carriers and loss adjusters with specific domain expertise that leads to more accurate claim outcomes. J.S. Held offers specialized services across six key verticals including building consulting, forensic architecture and engineering, environmental health and safety, forensic accounting, surety and construction advisory.  J.S. Held is a clear market leader that benefits from several sources of differentiation. The company has achieved impressive growth historically and is well positioned to capitalize on significant future organic and inorganic growth opportunities.