WEST PALM BEACH, FL – Comvest Partners announced its investment in VanDeMark Chemical Inc. Headquartered in Lockport, New York, and with a facility in Kazincbarcika, Hungary, VanDeMark is recognized as a leader in the production of specialty phosgene derivatives. VanDeMark provides expertise in the development of custom phosgene chemicals and offers a range of more than 30 chemical compounds primarily used in pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals, plastics and polymers, and CASE (coatings, adhesives, sealants, elastomers) applications.

“We have seen tremendous growth in our business and believe that we are well-positioned to benefit from strong industry tailwinds,” said Mike Kucharski, CEO of VanDeMark. “With Comvest’s support, we are excited to continue to invest in our capabilities, team and the development of new products.”

Under the terms of the agreement, VanDeMark’s Chief Executive Officer Mike Kucharski, who joined the company in 1983, will continue as CEO, as will the rest of the management team.