Strata Pathology Services acquired by Linden Capital Partners

June 2011 – England & Company served as the exclusive financial advisor to Strata Pathology Services, Inc. (“Strata”), a leading independent anatomic pathology laboratory in its acquisition by Linden Capital Partners (“Linden”), a Chicago-based healthcare private equity firm.

Strata is a full-service anatomic pathology laboratory. The company offers services in all areas of surgical pathology and cytology, as well as molecular diagnostics and immunofluorescence. The pathology team has members with subspecialty board certifications in dermatopathology, hematopathology, cytopathology, nuclear medicine, and clinical pathology. Strata serves customers that range from major regional hospitals to small independent physician practices in more than 40 states.

Robin Kirby, M.D., co-founder and medical director of Strata, said, “We are excited about our partnership with Linden during this next chapter for Strata. The expertise and capital that they bring to the table will help us to continue to bring the highest level of care to our customers and to expand our offering to many more physicians in New England and nationally.”