Kirkland & Ellis LLP advised The Jordan Company, a middle-market private equity firm, on its majority investment in Young Innovations, Inc., a leading global manufacturer and distributor of consumable dental supplies and equipment. In addition, Linden Capital Partners, a healthcare-focused investment firm which has owned a controlling interest in Young since 2013, will be reinvesting in this transaction. The financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The full press release is available here.
The Kirkland team that advised The Jordan Company was led by corporate partners Michael Weisser and Andrew Arons and associates Keri Schick Norton, Jennifer Basch and David Towarnicky; debt financing partners Jason Kanner, Jason Serlenga and Kristen Derhaag and associates Emmeline Hateley and Jenelle DeVits; tax partner Jared Rusman and associate Tristan Evans-Wilent; and executive compensation partner Michael Krasnovsky and associates Jennifer Gong and Lucy Martucci.