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Vention Medical

A portfolio company KRG Capital Partners

The advanced technologies division of Vention Medical, a portfolio company of KRG Capital Partners, was acquired by Nordson Corporation (Nasdaq: NDSN) for $705 million. Piper Jaffray served as financial advisor to Vention Medical and KRG Capital Partners.

Client Description

Vention Medical’s advanced technologies division is a leading designer, developer and manufacturer of minimally invasive interventional delivery devices, catheters and advanced components for the global medical technology market. The company operates 10 facilities across the U.S., Europe and Israel. Advanced technologies is a division of Vention Medical, a globally-integrated solutions provider of complex medical devices and components, as well as design and engineering services.

Founded in 1996, KRG Capital Partners is a private equity firm based in Denver, Colorado. KRG Capital Partners focuses on growing and innovative “best-in-class” middle market companies. Over its history, KRG Capital Partners has deployed over $4.0 billion of equity in over 200 transactions, including approximately $1.2 billion of equity from closely aligned co-investors.

Counterparty Description

Nordson Corporation engineers, manufactures and markets differentiated products and systems used to dispense, apply and control adhesives, coatings, polymers, sealants, biomaterials and other fluids, to test and inspect for quality, and to treat and cure surfaces. Nordson serves a wide variety of consumer non-durable, durable and technology end markets including packaging, nonwovens, electronics, medical, appliances, energy, transportation, construction and general product assembly and finishing. Founded in 1954 and headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, the company has operations and support offices in nearly 40 countries.

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