ArkMalibu Advises Camargo Pharmaceutical Services in Recent Transaction with Private Non-Institutional Investment Firm

Mar 2017

ArkMalibu Advises Camargo Pharmaceutical Services in Recent Transaction 
ArkMalibu announced the completion of a deal between Camargo Pharmaceutical Services, a leader in its industry, and a private non-institutional investment firm. This partnership will enable Camargo to take a long-term, disciplined approach to expand and develop new capabilities, drive growth in the accelerating 505(b)(2) market, and facilitate an increased global presence in drug development consulting.

“ArkMalibu’s efforts have resulted in Camargo being a better company. They led us to recognize and leverage our cultural values and improved our systems. ArkMalibu did a masterful job of identifying and then negotiating an outstanding deal – better than we all would have imagined. ” said Ken Phelps, Chief Executive Officer of Camargo Pharmaceutical Services.

“ArkMalibu’s efforts during due diligence and papering the deal were instrumental in keeping it moving all the way through close,” added Ruth Stevens, Chief Science Officer of Camargo Pharmaceutical Services.

Based in Cincinnati, Ohio, ArkMalibu is an investment banking boutique serving privately-held businesses. Founded in 1990 by Peter Kubasek, the firm has established a strong reputation as a creative and trusted M&A advisor with an ability to deliver value well above market expectations for mergers and acquisitions. In 2016, Rene Robichaud formalized a partnership with Peter Kubasek to establish ArkMalibu. The ‘Ark’ in ArkMalibu represents ‘the Associates of Robichaud and Kubasek’. The firm continues to add talent to its team and to focus on leading sell-side transactions while providing advisory services for clients. It is one of the only investment banks to win the Torch Award from the Better Business Bureau (2006) and was the 2010 recipient of the Association of Corporate Growth’s (ACG) Deal Maker of the Year and is a Finalist for the 2016 ACG Deal Maker of the Year award. To learn more about ArkMalibu, please visit http://arkmalibu.com.