Inverness Graham-backed Vista Apex Dental Products Acquires Palisades Dental

Palisades Manufactures Specialized Dental Surgery Handpieces

Wayne, PA, October 7, 2021 – Inverness Graham Investments, a private investment firm that acquires innovative tech-enabled manufacturing, service and software companies, is pleased to announce that its endodontic and restorative dental products manufacturing platform, Vista Apex Dental Products (“Vista Apex”), has acquired Palisades Dental, LLC (“Palisades”). Based in Englewood, NJ, Palisades is a manufacturer of specialized dental surgery handpieces.

“We are pleased to support Vista Apex in its strategic acquisition of Palisades,” said Ryan Geary, Principal at Inverness Graham. “Palisades adds a complementary, market-leading product to Vista’s endodontic portfolio, and we remain excited about the future growth of the platform.”

Vista Apex CEO Scott Lamerand stated, “Palisades brings an exciting new category to the Vista Apex product portfolio, and their dedication to quality and precision is illustrated in every facet of the business. We are excited to incorporate the IMPACT AIR 45 handpieces to our product portfolio to better serve the needs of our customers.”

Paul Hastings LLP advised Inverness Graham. Palisades was advised by Ascendiant Capital Markets. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.


Headquartered in Wayne, PA, Inverness Graham is an operationally focused private investment firm that has raised ~$1 Billion of assets. Inverness Graham acquires innovative tech-enabled manufacturing, service and software companies. Our approach is as unique as our heritage. Founded by senior executives of the Graham Group, a family-owned multi- national industrial concern, we bring unparalleled resources developed over a 50-year operating history to support our portfolio companies. Inverness Graham partners with businesses to provide the financial and operational support necessary to accelerate growth while enabling owners to achieve their key liquidity objectives.


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