Pace Analytical Services
Pace Analytical Services is a leading provider of U.S. environmental and life sciences testing, serving more than 8,000 active customers from more than 30 environmental labs, 25 environmental service centers, and 2 life sciences labs. Pace's Environmental Services segment provides full-service environmental testing, sampling, and analytical support services related to the analysis of trace level organic and inorganic contaminants in air, water, wastewater, soil, biota, waste, and other media. Clients include leading industrial customers, environmental consultants, utilities, and government entities. The company's Life Sciences segment provides testing services for the pharmaceutical, medical device, and drug device industries in a wide variety of areas, including analytical chemistry, microbiology, stability testing, and physical testing. Pace is led by Steve Vanderboom, President and CEO, who founded Pace in 1978.
Date of Investment: September 2016
Headquarters: Minneapolis, MN