Press Release

Kirkland Represents Bain Capital and Vista Equity Partners in Vertafore Sale

Kirkland & Ellis represents Vertafore, the leader in modern insurance technology, which today announced that it will be acquired by Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: ROP), a leading diversified technology company. Roper will acquire Vertafore from Vista Equity Partners and Bain Capital Private Equity in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $5.35 billion. The acquisition is expected to close in the third quarter, subject to regulatory approval and customary closing conditions. 

Read the Vertafore and Roper press releases

The Kirkland team was led by transactional partners Stuart Casillas, Matthew O’Brien, Chris Elder, Nathan Davis and Lauren Yeager, and associates Eva Mak and Ziyad Ziyadzade.