Altamont Capital Invests in Douglas Products

In The News
July 7, 2015

Ropes & Gray represented Altamont Capital Partners in a deal in which it will provide capital to support Douglas Products, LLC’s purchase of the Vikane and ProFume businesses from Dow AgroSciences, a subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company.

Liberty, Mo.-based Douglas Products makes and distributes specialty chemical products for pest management, thermal fluids and sanitary sewer applications. The deal was announced July 6. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

The Ropes & Gray team was led by private equity partner Howard Glazer (San Francisco) and included real estate & environmental partner Peter Alpert (Boston); antitrust partner Jonathan Klarfeld (Washington, D.C.); and tax partner Leo Arnaboldi (New York).