Eric H.Mosier

Practice Leader Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation

New York + 1.212.326.3657

Eric Mosier has more than 20 years of experience advising public and private companies on all aspects of the design and operation of their executive compensation and employee benefit programs. He regularly advises clients regarding the employee benefits aspects of corporate acquisitions, dispositions, and mergers. In particular, Eric has extensive experience advising private equity funds with leveraged buyout transactions and assisting the funds with the implementation of equity incentive arrangements and employee benefit plans and programs following the closing of those transactions. Eric also assists clients with drafting and negotiating employment, severance, and change of control agreements. He co-chairs the Firm's Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Practice.

Eric has worked on hundreds of completed transactions. Some of the recent transactions on which he has advised clients include ABM Industries' $1.25 billion acquisition of GCA Services Group; TDK Corporation's $1.3 billion acquisition of InvenSense; the $2.1 billion acquisition of PetroLogistics, LP by Flint Hills Resources, LLC, a subsidiary of Koch Industries; the $1.5 billion sale of RTI International Metals to Alcoa; and The Riverside Company's sale of a non-voting minority stake to Parkwood LLC.

Throughout his career, Eric has engaged in various pro bono activities. Most recently, he has done pro bono work for the Grant Park Orchestral Association, the Public Interest Law Initiative, and a national Vietnam veterans' organization.

Experience

  • Cortec Group portfolio company acquires Teslaccessories, LLCJones Day advised the Cortec Group in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Enthusiast Auto Holdings, LLC, a direct-to-enthusiast, digitally native platform that invests in and helps operate some of the most innovative e-commerce retailers in the performance automotive industry, of Teslaccessories, LLC, d/b/a EVANNEX, an aftermarket electric vehicle and Tesla accessories dealer.
  • Riverside sells Bohemia Interactive Simulations to BAE SystemsJones Day is advising The Riverside Company in the sale of Bohemia Interactive Simulations (Bohemia) to BAE Systems, one of the world’s largest defense contractors.
  • EagleTree Capital acquires The Channel CompanyJones Day advised EagleTree Capital in the acquisition and financing of The Channel Company, a leading provider of business services for the IT sector, from Stone-Goff Partners.
  • Riverside to acquire PFB Corporation for CA$178 millionJones Day is advising The Riverside Company on its take-private acquisition of PFB Corporation (TSX: PFB), a North American vertically-integrated manufacturer of proprietary insulating building products based on expanded polystyrene technology, for a cash payment of CA$24.10 per share (CA$178 million on a fully diluted basis), as well as the transaction's financing.
  • EagleTree Capital acquires LigneticsJones Day advised EagleTree Capital in connection with the acquisition and financing of Lignetics, Inc., the largest consumer-focused wood pellet manufacturer in the U.S., from Taglich Private Equity and Mill Road Capital.
  • Blue Point Capital Partners acquires Stax Inc.Jones Day represented Blue Point Capital Partners in connection with the acquisition and financing of Stax Inc., an analytically-driven M&A strategy consulting firm that specializes in commercial due diligence, value creation and exit planning analyses for investment banks, private equity firms, and PE-backed companies.
  • Cortec Group acquires Little Sleepies, LLCJones Day advised the Cortec Group in connection with the acquisition of Little Sleepies, LLC, a retailer of high-quality children’s sleepwear products.
  • ARMOR USA acquires industrial segment of International Imaging Materials, Inc.Jones Day represented Armor SAS and ARMOR USA, Inc., a French-based company that specializes in the industrial formulation of inks and the coating of thin layers onto thin films, in the acquisition and financing of International Imaging Materials, Inc. ("IIMAK"), a global developer and manufacturer of value-added consumable solutions for industrial applications.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires Sir GroutJones Day advised The Riverside Company in the acquisition by portfolio company, Threshold Brands, a multi-brand franchisor of trade services concepts, of Sir Grout, a provider of grout, tile, and other hard surface restoration services for residential and commercial customers.
  • American Industrial Partners subsidiary Vertex Aerospace announces acquisition of Raytheon Technologies' Defense Training and Mission Critical Solutions business linesJones Day is advising American Industrial Partners in the acquisition by portfolio company, Vertex Aerospace, of Raytheon Technologies' Defense Training, Professional Services, Mission Critical Solutions, and Modernization and Sustainment business lines.
  • Cortec Group portfolio company acquires Kino Flo, Inc.Jones Day advised the Cortec Group and Chauvet & Sons, LLC in connection with the acquisition by portfolio company Chauvet & Sons, LLC, a developer and manufacturer of entertainment lighting products, of Kino Flo, Inc., a multi-award-winning manufacturer of lighting systems engineered for cinema and television production.
  • Riverside and Investcorp sell Arrowhead Engineered Products to GenstarJones Day advised The Riverside Company in the sale of Arrowhead Engineered Products to Genstar.
  • Building Systems Holdings sells company to Therma HoldingsJones Day advised Building Systems Holdings, Inc. in the sale of the company to Therma Holdings.
  • Riverside acquires Corporate VisionsJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing of Corporate Visions, a leading provider of science-backed sales, marketing, and customer success training solutions to global Fortune 1000 companies.
  • Riverside acquires Whittle & Mutch, Inc.Jones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company FlavorSum of Whittle & Mutch, Inc. (W&M), a fourth-generation, family-owned flavor house that manufactures and sells liquid flavors, emulsions, extracts, and other taste-related products primarily to beverage customers.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires MDoutlookJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition by portfolio company Clinical Education Alliance, LLC (CEA) of MDoutlook, a provider of precision intelligence solutions that help life sciences companies develop and commercialize therapeutics and diagnostics in oncology.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires eMindfulJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Wondr Health (formerly Naturally Slim), a digital behavioral change company, of eMindful, a leading provider of evidence-based, mindfulness programs for everyday life and chronic conditions.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires Tiger LightsJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Arrowhead Engineered Products, Inc. of Tiger Lights, a leading provider of aftermarket LED lighting accessories for agricultural and industrial equipment including tractors, combines, forklifts, and skid steers.
  • Infor sells Enterprise Asset Management business in $2.8 billion carveout saleJones Day is advising Infor, a wholly owned subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc., in the sale of its Enterprise Asset Management business to Hexagon AB for $2.8 billion, consisting of (i) $800 million in cash and (ii) approximately $2 billion of Hexagon’s common stock (HEXA-B.ST).
  • Signature Aviation sells Global Engine Services business to StandardAero for $230 millionJones Day advised Signature Aviation plc, a market-leading provider of global aviation support services, in the $230 million sale of the Engine Repair and Overhaul (ERO) business to StandardAero, a portfolio company owned by The Carlyle Group and a leading provider of maintenance, repair, and overhaul services.
  • Speaking Engagements

    • September 24-25, 2019
      Compensation Design Trends -- Public and Private Companies, Jones Day's 2015 Critical Updates in Executive Compensation and Benefits Symposium