Kirkland & Ellis is representing Bain Capital Private Equity in connection with its acquisition of a majority stake in Daymon Worldwide Inc., from existing shareholders. Daymon Worldwide is a global leader of retail services whose expertise ranges from private brand development to strategy & branding, sourcing & logistics, retail merchandising services and consumer experience marketing. The cross-border transaction was led by a team of lawyers from Kirkland’s Hong Kong, Chicago and London offices. The transaction was announced on January 18, 2017. More information on the transaction is available here.
The Kirkland team is led by, in Hong Kong, corporate partners Nicholas Norris, Gary Li, Amie Tang and Derek Poon, in Chicago, corporate partners Matthew O’Brien and Christopher Thomas, debt finance partners Michelle Kilkenney and Andrew Idrizovic, tax partner Mike Carew and employee benefits partners Melissa Grim and Alexandra Mihalas and, in London, antitrust partners Sarah Jordan and Sally Southwell.