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AMETEK, Inc. announced that it has completed its acquisition of Gatan from Roper Technologies, Inc. in an all-cash transaction valued at $925 million. Gatan is a leading manufacturer of instrumentation and software used to enhance and extend the operation and performance of electron microscopes.
With annual sales of approximately $180 million, Gatan joins AMETEK as part of its electronic instruments group — a leader in advanced analytical, monitoring, testing, calibrating and display instrumentation.
AMETEK was represented in the transaction by a Pepper team led by partner Deborah L. Spranger. The team also included partners Joan C. Arnold, Todd Philip Boylan, Stefanie L. Brennan, Stephen T. Kong, Barbara T. Sicalides and Frank B. Tripodi; of counsel Gregory S. Narsh and David Stauber; associates Sheri P. Adler, Nancy Cruz, Kirk Dungca, David Gallagher, Megan Morley, Megan Schmenk, Malinda R. Steeb and Erica Stalnecker Wilson; and paralegal Dawn L. Hall.