Press Release

Kirkland Represents Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. on Acquisition of Intertape Polymer Group Inc. for $2.6 Billion

Kirkland & Ellis advised an affiliate of Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. on its acquisition of Intertape Polymer Group Inc. (TSX:ITP) (“IPG”) for approximately $2.6 billion. IPG is a recognized leader in the development, manufacture and sale of a variety of paper and film based pressure-sensitive and water-activated tapes, stretch and shrink films, protective packaging, woven and non-woven products and packaging machinery for industrial and retail use. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions and is expected to close in the third quarter of 2022.    

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The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Carlo Zenkner, Luke Guerra and Aisha Lavinier and associate Stella Lee, debt finance partners Brian Ford and Paul Rezvani and associate Osaro Aifuwa, capital markets partners Ross Leff and Thomas Felix, tax partner Anne Kim, and executive compensation partner Jack Stratton.