After months of rumblings about a possible sale Fox Head assets, the official word came yesterday that Altamont Capital has acquired the brand to add to its growing action sports portfolio.

In 2014, Pete Fox stepped down as CEO and was replaced by Nick Adcock, former Global President of DC Shoes. It is anticiapted that the sale to Altamont, the San Francisco based private equity firm with controlling interests in brands such as Dakine, Brixton, HUF and Mervin Manufacturing, will likely see Fox returning to head the brand.

More details to come.