New Mountain Capital’s Acquisition of Profile Products

Simpson Thacher represented New Mountain Capital in the transaction.

New Mountain Capital executed its acquisition of Profile Products from Incline Equity Partners. The transaction closed in the fourth quarter of 2021.

Profile Products is a leading developer and manufacturer of highly engineered specialty agriscience materials that promote environmental sustainability while delivering superior performance for horticulture, erosion control and other specialty applications.

New Mountain Capital is an alternative investment manager with private equity, credit and net lease strategies. New Mountain’s aggregate assets under management total over $35 billion across all investment strategies.

The Simpson Thacher team included Elizabeth Cooper (Picture), Matt Rogers, Abigail Xu and Bobby Hausen (M&A); Drew Purcell and Dmitry Zelik (Tax); Andrew Blau, Caitlin Fitzgerald and Jeffrey Penn (Executive Compensation & Employee Benefits); Christopher Brown, Benjamin Persina and Cem Islikci (Credit); Lori Lesser, Melanie Jolson, Justin Calderon and Bobbie Burrows (Intellectual Property); Adeeb Fadil and Timothy Mulvihill (Environmental); and Peter Guryan and Jamie Logie (Antitrust).

Involved fees earner: Andrew Blau – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Christopher Brown – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Bobbie Burrows – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Justin Calderon – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Elizabeth Cooper – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Adeeb Fadil – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Caitlin Fitzgerald – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Peter Guryan – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Robert Hausen – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Cem Islikci – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Melanie Jolson – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Lori Lesser – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; James Logie – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Timothy Mulvihill – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Jeffrey Penn – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Benjamin Persina – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Andrew Purcell – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Matthew Rogers – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Abigail Xu – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Dmitry Zelik – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Law Firms: Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Clients: New Mountain Capital;