Press Release

Kirkland Represents TA-Backed Riskonnect on Acquisition of Sword GRC

Kirkland & Ellis advised Riskonnect, the leader in integrated risk management (IRM) solutions backed by TA Associates and Thoma Bravo, on its acquisition of Sword GRC, a UK-based software company that specializes in project and enterprise risk management solutions, from Sword Group. The acquisition advances Riskonnect’s IRM approach by uniquely incorporating project risk into its platform and enabling customers to bring all aspects of enterprise risk under one roof.    

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The transaction involved an international Kirkland team led by London-based corporate partners Adrian Duncan and Roger Johnson and associate Jamie Gordon and tax associate Anthony Antioch, and US-based corporate partners Jana Glock and Sean Kramer and associate Oscar Leija, tax partner Devin Heckman, and debt finance partners Brian Ford and Tanner Frei.