Exclusive financial advisor to EPL Archives, Inc.

KPMG Corporate Finance LLC acted as exclusive financial advisor to EPL Archives, Inc.

About the engagement

KPMG Corporate Finance LLC (KPMG CF) acted as exclusive financial advisor to EPL Archives, Inc. (“EPL Archives” or the “Company”) on the sale to VWR International (“VWR”), a leading global independent provider of product and service solutions to laboratory and production customers.

EPL Archives is a leading global biorepository services organization that supports customers across the entire regulated product research, development and commercialization lifecycle by providing archive sample, document storage, logistics and ancillary services. Founded in 1978 and based in Sterling, VA, EPL Archives is widely recognized and respected by its customers for consistently delivering highquality, responsive and compliant professional material management services. The Company has several locations in Virginia, U.S. and Carros, France where it operates biostorage facilities totaling over 190,000 square feet of storage space including temperature controlled, humidity controlled and ambient storage that are compliant with applicable GLP, GCP and GMP regulations.

Financial details of this acquisition remain confidential.

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