Ropes & Gray Advises Harvest Partners in Completion of its Acquisition of Fortis Solutions
Ropes & Gray advised Harvest Partners, LP in the completion of its acquisition of Fortis Solutions Group from Main Post Partners LP. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The transaction was announced on Oct. 15. The press release is here.
Fortis, headquartered in Virginia Beach, Virginia, is a leading converter of pressure sensitive labels including multi-ply coupon and booklets, flexible packaging printing, shrink sleeves, folding cartons, and label applicators. Harvest Partners is an established New York-based private equity investment firm that focuses on investments in middle-market companies in the business services & industrial services, consumer, healthcare, industrials and software industries.
The Ropes & Gray team that advised Harvest Partners was led by private equity partners Carolyn Vardi and Scott Abramowitz (New York), and included tax partner Pamela Glazier (Boston), employment, executive compensation & benefits partners Douglas Brayley (Boston) and Alexandra Alperovich (New York), real estate partner Peter Alpert, litigation & enforcement counsel Steven Kaye, antitrust counsel Deidre Johnson, tax counsel Sara Clevering, employment and executive compensation & benefits partner Peter Rosenberg (all of Boston).