April 28, 2009
Kelley Drye's representation of Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc. was noted in a Thomson Reuters article, "Matheson Tri-Gas Acquires Valley National Gases from CI Capital Partners."
The article discussed Matheson's acquisition of Valley National Gases, LLC from Caxton-Iseman Capital Partners, LLC, a New York-based private equity firm. This was a significant acquisition for Matheson and its parent company, Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation,
giving Matheson a broader presence in the Northeast and Midwest and enabling Matheson to meet its goal of becoming more of a national player in the United States. Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation is the fifth largest global producer and distributor of industrial and specialty gases and related equipment.
This news was published in multiple news outlets such as Forbes, Financial Deals Tracker and Yahoo!News. Similar articles were published in Business & Finance Week, Real Estate & Investment Week and Pharmacy Choice.