Leading electromechanical devices manufacturer AMETEK, to acquire Gatan, a leading manufacturer of instrumentation and software, from Roper Technologies, for $925 million.
Details are provided below:
- Gatan is a pioneer in direct detection technology for electron microscopy.
- Roper design and develop software (software-as-a-service) and engineered products and solutions for a variety of niche end markets.
- “We are very excited to welcome Gatan to AMETEK,” comments David A. Zapico, AMETEK Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “Gatan is an outstanding company and nicely complements our existing portfolio of specialized offerings in high-end analytical instrumentation. Their differentiated technology solutions, premier brand and leadership positions in attractive growth markets make this a highly attractive acquisition for AMETEK.”