Acelity Punts Plans for $1 Billion IPO

Published: Dec 08, 2016

Wound care and regenerative medicine company Acelity yesterday spiked an initial public offering that could have fetched as much as $1 billion.

Acelity, formerly Kinetic Concepts Inc., was acquired for $6.1 billion by Apax Partners and a pair of Canadian pension funds in a leveraged buyout in November 2011. The company, which makes wound care products, later folded KCI sister company LifeCell and acquisition Systagenix into the Acelity brand.

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