Kirkland & Ellis advised Cinven, a leading international private equity firm, on its significant investment in Nitel, a leading next-generation technology services provider. Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, Nitel is a leading provider of internet connectivity and networking technology services to multi-site small and medium-sized enterprises. The transaction is subject to customary approvals. Financial details of the transaction are not being disclosed.
The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Laura Sullivan and Martha Todd and associate Marie-Joe Abi-Nassif, tax partner Sara Zablotney and associate Natalie Kannan, and debt finance partners Omar Raddawi and Judson Oswald.