Press Release

Kirkland Represents Wind Point Partners on GP-led Secondary Deal

Kirkland & Ellis advised Wind Point Partners on a GP-led secondary transaction involving the formation and capital raise of a special purpose vehicle advised by Wind Point Partners and anchored by Blackstone Strategic Partners, which acquired Ascensus Specialties, a leading U.S.-based provider of specialty materials for use in critical life sciences and specialties markets and applications, from another private fund advised by Wind Point Partners.  

Read Wind Point Partners’ press release

The Kirkland team was led by investment funds partners Michael Belsley, John Muno, Mark Boyagi and Matthew Block.