Ropes & Gray Advises Metalmark Capital on Majority Investment in Collagen Matrix
Ropes & Gray advised private equity firm Metalmark Capital on its acquisition of a majority equity interest in Collagen Matrix, a leading medical technology provider. Oakland, N.J.-based Collagen Matrix designs, develops, manufactures and markets high-quality collagen and mineral-based products for use in tissue and organ repair and regeneration. The deal was announced on Oct. 27; financial terms were not disclosed.
The Ropes & Gray deal team included patent strategy partner Melissa Rones (Boston), finance partner Steven Rutkovsky (New York), real estate & environmental partner Peter Alpert (Boston), tax partner Leo Arnaboldi (New York), executive compensation & employee benefits counsel Alexandra Alperovich (New York), and life sciences counsel Kellie Combs (Washington, D.C.).