Altamont Capital Invests in Douglas Products
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); finance partner Steven Rutkovsky (New York); antitrust partner Jonathan Klarfeld (Washington, D.C.); tax partner Leo Arnaboldi (New York); and business & securities litigation partner Richard Gallagher (San Francisco).