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Ropes & Gray Represents Avista Capital Partners in the Sale of Zest Dental Solutions

Practices: Private Equity, Finance, Tax

Avista Capital Partners, a leading private equity firm, has entered into a definitive agreement to sell Zest Dental Solutions, a provider of dental solutions across a continuum of patient care, to BC Partners. The transaction was announced on February 8, 2018.

Zest Dental Solutions, founded in 1977 and headquartered in Carlsbad, California, is widely known as the global leader in reliable, innovative restorative solutions for the treatment of edentulous patients. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

The Ropes & Gray team was led by private equity partners David Blittner and Bob Rivollier, finance partner Sunil Savkar, tax partner Leo Arnaboldi and benefits partner Alexandra Alperovich.