Scott-Macon Advises ISEL, LLC, on Sale to Dubois Chemicals, Inc.


DuBois Chemicals, Inc., has acquired International Specialty Engineered Lubricants, LLC, an independent manufacturer of lubricants specializing in high-technology, tailored products for industrial applications.

Founded in 1920, DuBois is a premier provider of customized and value-added specialty chemical solutions and services to a variety of end industries.

Headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, Isel was designed by an experienced lubricants industry executive to formulate specialty lubricants to meet customers’ needs and to serve as a complete and reliable technical resource. Within the company’s first decade of operation, it quickly expanded beyond its initial product line of air compressor and refrigeration lubricants to include a full line of industrial lubricants and heat transfer fluids. Currently, Isel offers solutions for many industrial applications to a growing international market.

Scott-Macon Group’s Chemicals and Related Industries Group served as the sole financial advisor to Isel in this transaction.

About Scott-Macon’s Chemicals and Related Industries Group and M&A Services

Serving a wide range of clients in the chemicals and related industries, Scott-Macon’s transaction experience has included corporate advisory assignments in chemical M&A, valuations and strategic advisory, and capital markets assignments in private and public markets.

Our clients range from global corporations looking to expand their existing operations or divest businesses that are not strategic to private equity funds seeking to build a new or existing portfolio investment. We assist clients throughout all stages of the sale or acquisition process and develop strategy and valuation parameters before the beginning of the process.

Scott-Macon’s Chemicals and Related Industries Group is led by Allan Benton and the team have held senior management positions in the chemical industry.