On May 11, 2022, Aterian Investment Partners (“Aterian”) acquired Allentown Holdings, LLC (“Allentown” or “the Company”), a portfolio company of Heartwood Partners (“Heartwood”).
The Healthcare Investment Banking practice of Kroll served as an exclusive buy-side M&A advisor to Aterian in connection with the transaction.
About Aterian Investment Partners
Aterian is based in New York and Florida and manages over $1.5 billion of committed capital and invests in industry-leading, middle-market businesses. In collaboration with management, Aterian supports investments throughout an organization, from people to processes, equipment, technology, and social governance, among other areas.
About Allentown Holdings, LLC
Allentown is a leading global provider in life science solutions. In over 50 years of operation, the Company is proud to have played its part in heroic research that continues to save lives around the world every day. Allentown earns the highest trust of the biomedical research community by providing critical services with integrity and care.
About Heartwood Partners
Heartwood has a track record of partnering with family and management owners to help them continue to build their businesses. Their approach combines strategic execution with conservative capital structures to support long-term growth, including organic and acquisition-driven expansion into new products, services, and end markets.
Kroll’s investment banking practice has extensive experience in M&A deal strategy and structuring, capital raising, transaction advisory services and financial sponsor coverage.
Kroll’s Transaction Advisory Services platform offers corporate and financial investors with deep accounting and technical expertise, commercial knowledge, industry insight and seamless analytical services throughout the deal continuum.
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