Press Release

Kirkland Represents Bain Capital and Viewpoint in Sale of Viewpoint to Trimble Inc.

Kirkland & Ellis represented private equity firm Bain Capital and its portfolio company Viewpoint, a leading provider of scalable construction management software, which have entered into an agreement to sell Viewpoint to Trimble Inc. (NASDAQ: TRMB). The all-cash transaction is valued at $1.2 billion. The acquisition will extend Trimble's ability to provide more complete and integrated project, jobsite and business workflows across the construction lifecycle. To read more about the transaction, see the company’s press release.

The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Matthew Steinmetz, Matthew O’Brien and Chris Elder and associate Lauren Yeager, capital markets partner Joshua Korff, and debt finance partner Maureen Dixon.