Cases and Deals

Blank Rome Represents Mereo Capital Partners in Its Acquisition of Algus Packaging

A Blank Rome team represented Mereo Capital Partners, a private equity firm based in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, in connection with its acquisition of Algus Packaging, in partnership with Hyperion Capital Partners, a private investment firm based in Los Angeles, California. The transaction closed on November 2, 2022.

Founded in 1995 and headquartered in DeKalb, Illinois, Algus Packaging is a leading provider of thermoformed blister and clamshell packaging and manufacturer of blister seal machines that provides complete packaging solutions to a blue-chip roster of customers across a variety of end markets.

For more information on this transaction, please read Mereo Capital Partners and Hyperion Capital Partners Acquire Rapidly Growing Manufacturer of Packaging Solutions (press release, November 28, 2022).

The Blank Rome team was led by Louis M. RappaportMolly CraneAdam R. Seiden, Riley Bauer, and Jake A. Shapiro, with significant support from Cory G. JacobsKevin J. Baum, Dayna C. Finkelstein, Stephanie Gantman Kaplan, Frank L. Tamulonis III, Andrew J. Haas, Michael A. Kadlec, Alex C. Nisenbaum, Anthony Rapa, Lisa Casey Spaniel, Lisa M. Campisi, Jacob M. Brownstein, Maria V. Rodriguez, Christopher S. Tarbell, Samar Aryani-Sabet, Kelly A. Jauregui Wueste, Nicholas Harris, Ivy Shapiro and Carol Buckalew.