Press Release

Kirkland Advises West Street Capital Partners VII On Entry Into Exclusive Negotiations to Sell Groupe Meilleurtaux

Kirkland & Ellis is advising West Street Capital Partners VII (a fund managed by the Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division) and the other shareholders of Groupe Meilleurtaux, a leading French financial services provider, which announced yesterday that they have entered into exclusive negotiations under which Silver Lake would acquire a majority stake in Groupe Meilleurtaux.

Read the company press release from Groupe Meilleurtaux

The Kirkland team was led by Paris transactional partner Vincent Ponsonnaille and tax partner Nadine Gelli, with support from associates Emmanuel Enrici and Lucy Bower.