Press Release

Kirkland Advises Advent International on $30 Million Investment in BigID

Kirkland & Ellis advised Advent International, one of the largest and most experienced global private equity investors, on its $30 million investment in BigID, a leader in data discovery and intelligence for privacy, protection and perspective, through Advent Tech. The investment extends BigID’s $70 million Series D financing raised in December 2020. This financing reflects a $1.25 billion valuation for BigID.

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The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Adam Phillips, Jonathan Manor and Eva Mak and associate Neil Datar, tax partner Devin Heckman, and technology & IP transactions partner Vladmir Khodosh and associate Derek Ventling.