Press Release

Kirkland Represents The Carlyle Group on Acquisition of Arctic Glacier from H.I.G Capital

Kirkland & Ellis LLP advised The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ: CG), a global alternative asset manager, on its acquisition of Arctic Glacier Group Holdings, Inc., a leading producer and distributor of high-quality packaged ice, from H.I.G. Capital, a leading global private equity and alternative assets investment firm. The investment was made by Carlyle Global Partners, Carlyle’s long-duration investment fund. Terms of the transaction have not been disclosed. The full release is available here.

The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Christopher Torrente and Dvir Oren and associates Andrew Kimball, Sultan Barazi, Lisa Phua, David Towarnicky and Colin Zelicof; executive compensation partner Scott Price and associate Kate Coverdale; and tax partner Sara Zablotney and associate Adam Kool.