CERAC is a leading global supplier of specialty, high-purity inorganic materials for the optical and electronic markets. Facilitator Capital Fund, the majority shareholder, engaged Grace Matthews well in advance of the anticipated sale date to advise CERAC’s board on strategic initiatives that would maximize the value of the company in a future sale.
When Williams Advanced Materials, a division of Brush Engineered Materials (NYSE: BW), approached CERAC with an intent to make a preemptive offer, Grace Matthews worked to maximize the preemptive offer and advised CERAC’s board on its alternatives.
After the board decided to sell, Grace Matthews structured and negotiated a stock sale at a preemptive price while avoiding the exposure of an auction.
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Grace Matthews advised CERAC, Inc.