November 15, 2019 - Assignment

Mesa Laboratories acquires Gyros Protein Technologies

Mesa Laboratories, Inc. has acquired 100% of the shares in Gyros Protein Technologies AB for a total consideration of USD 180 million, subject to purchase price adjustments. Gyros Protein Technologies was acquired from AP6 (the Sixth Swedish National Pension Fund acting through SLS Invest AB), Ampersand Capital Partners and various minority shareholders.

Gyros Protein Technologies, with headquarters in Uppsala, Sweden, is a leading provider of immunoassay and peptide synthesis solutions that accelerate the discovery, development and manufacturing of biotherapeutics.

Mesa is a global technology innovator committed to solving some of the most critical quality control challenges in the pharmaceutical, healthcare, industrial safety, environmental and food and beverage industries.

Mesa was advised by Mannheimer Swartling in the transaction together with the US law firm Davis Graham & Stubbs.