Hygiena to Sell to EW Group

February 16, 2021

Cleary Gottlieb is representing Warburg Pincus and Hygiena in the sale of Hygiena to EW Group.

The transaction was announced on February 16, 2021.

Hygiena is a leading microbiology and life sciences company that serves industrial food processors, health care institutions, life science researchers, and the general public in more than 50 countries. Hygiena manufactures and sells a broad range of rapid hygiene monitoring systems, environmental collection systems, and rapid dilution services.

Cleary represented Warburg Pincus in its acquisition of Hygiena in 2016, the bolt-on acquisition of DuPont’s global food safety diagnostic business, and multiple refinancings and other matters.

For more information, please see the press release here.