Press Release

Kirkland Advises Funds Advised by Apax Partners on Acquisition of Herjavec Group

Kirkland & Ellis advised funds advised by Apax Partners (the "Apax Funds") on its definitive agreement to acquire a majority stake of Herjavec Group (HG), an award-winning global Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) and cyber operations leader. Founder & CEO, Robert Herjavec, will remain as a significant stakeholder and the firm's Chief Executive Officer (CEO). The financial terms of the transaction, which is subject to applicable regulatory approvals, were not disclosed.

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The Kirkland team was led by transactional partners Sri Kaushik and Abhishek Kolay and associates Adam Holzschuh and Kartik Khanna, debt finance partner Nick Schwartz and associate Ashley Martin, technology & IP transactions partner Dan Lewis and associate Bernadette Coppola, tax partner Jared Rusman, international trade partner Ivan Schlager, and executive compensation partner Rohit Nafday.