Bain in the news

  • M&A: Return of the Megadeal

    April 09, 2012 | Chemical Week | Media mention

    Mark Porter, partner at Bain & Company, is featured in a Chemical Week article on M&A trends in chemicals. According to Porter, "I think we will see a few more shocks, both positive and negative, play out over the next year or two.

  • Return of the mega-deal?

    April 05, 2012 | Media mention

    Bain & Company partner, Mark Porter, is quoted in Specialty Chemicals Magazine about chemical sector M&A and private equity trends. Porter comments, "The majority of private equity deals make money on the timing of the cycle and that's certainly the best way in chemicals.

  • Nycomed CEO: drug sector consolidation to continue

    November 09, 2010 | Dow Jones Business News | Media mention

    Nycomed, which earlier this month bought a majority stake in Chinese pharmaceutical company Guangdong Techpool Bio-Pharma Co. Ltd., will continue to invest funds in Asia and seek acquisitions there. It is also eyeing similar-sized acquisitions in other emerging markets.