Gaylord Chemical Company has been sold to EagleTree Capital
Gaylord (the “Company”) is the superior provider of dimethyl sulfide (DMS) and dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO) in the Western Hemisphere. The Company offers a full range of high-value product grades, providing for a wide variety of uses across numerous industries, including petrochemicals, agrichemicals, pharmaceuticals and microelectronics. Gaylord serves blue-chip customers around the world, with end customers in over 40 countries. The Company is headquartered in Slidell, Louisiana, and operates a state-of-the-art production facility in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
Lincoln International (“Lincoln”) acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Gaylord, working closely with the management team and shareholders throughout the sale process. This included providing M&A and industry expertise, as well as managing the preparatory, marketing, negotiation and due diligence phases of the transaction.
Paul Dennis, shareholder, President and CEO of Gaylord, commented, “We could not be more thrilled to join the EagleTree Capital team as we pursue a number of growth opportunities for the business.”
Pat Lovell, shareholder of Gaylord, reflected, “Lincoln’s in-depth knowledge of the chemical industry, combined with a highly dedicated team of bankers, proved instrumental in the process. Their flawless execution drove the ideal outcome for all parties involved.”
Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
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