Press Release

Kirkland Advises Gen II Fund Services on Acquisition of Crestbridge

Kirkland & Ellis advised Gen II Fund Services LLC (“Gen II”), an independent private capital fund administrator, on signing a definitive agreement to acquire Crestbridge, a European provider of private capital fund administration solutions. The transaction will increase Gen II’s assets under administration to more than $1 trillion and is expected to close in due course following customary regulatory approvals.

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The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Keir MacLennan, Chris Connolly, Matthew Benedetto and Jennifer Perkins and associates Matthew Barbato, Oliver Weighill, Andrei Bucur and Thomas Matteson; financial services regulation partners Julia Dixon and Thomas Woodhead and associates Kilian McConnell, Alex Clothier and Sean Van Haaster; tax partners Mavnick Nerwal, Sara Zablotney and Sam Trowbridge and associates Hugo Coleman, Brandon Ho and Alexandria Solomou; antitrust partners Alasdair Balfour and Sion Davies and associate Richard Birch; real estate partner Zeina Kazour and associate Joey Galinsky; technology & IP transactions partner Emma Flett and associates Alex Zapalowski and Luke Vaz; employment and labor associate Kaitlyn Hodgman and employee benefits associate Mackenzie Packard.