Press Release

Kirkland Advises TA Associates and Consortium Vehicle on $2 Billion Acquisition of Majority Stake in Unit4

Kirkland & Ellis is advising TA Associates and the consortium vehicle on the acquisition of Unit4, a global leader in enterprise cloud software for people-centric organizations from Advent International for a transaction value in excess of $2 billion. The transaction remains subject to regulatory approvals and is expected to close in early summer of 2021.

Read Unit4’s press release 

The Kirkland team was led by transactional partners Carlos Gil Rivas, David Holdsworth, Tom McCarthy and Duncan Enista; debt finance partners Neel Sachdev and Sam Sherwood; tax partners Tim Lowe and Sam Trowbridge, with associates Joe O’Brien, Holly Donovan and Tilly Kersley.