Roquette to Acquire IFF’s Pharma Solutions Business

March 19, 2024

Cleary Gottlieb is representing Roquette in its acquisition of the Pharma Solutions segment of International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. (IFF).

The acquisition signed on March 19, 2024, and is expected to close in the first half of 2025, subject to customary closing conditions, including regulatory approvals.

Headquartered in France, Roquette is a global leader in plant-based ingredients and a leading provider of pharmaceutical excipients. Founded in 1933, the company currently operates in more than 100 countries and employs almost 10,000 people worldwide. Roquette’s products find applications in food and nutrition, pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals and cosmetics, animal nutrition, and industrial markets.

IFF is an industry leader in food, beverage, health, biosciences, and scent. The company operates with 24,000 employees across 65 countries, more than 110 manufacturing facilities, 100 R&D centers, and 33,000 customers across the world.

For more information, please see the press release here.