Press Release

Kirkland Advises Qunar Special Committee on Going Private Transaction

Kirkland & Ellis is advising the Special Committee of NASDAQ-listed Qunar Cayman Islands Limited, China’s leading mobile and online travel platform, in connection with its agreement and plan of merger with Ocean Management Holdings Limited and Ocean Management Merger Sub Limited, its wholly owned subsidiary, pursuant to which Qunar will be acquired by Ocean Management Holdings Limited in a transaction implying an equity value of Qunar of approximately US$4.44 billion. The merger agreement was announced on October 19, 2016. To read more about the transaction, please click here.

The Kirkland team is led by Hong Kong corporate partners David Zhang, Jesse Sheley, and Xiaoxi Lin.