Press Release

Kirkland Advises Thoma Bravo Portfolio Company, J.D. Power, on Acquisition of Autovista Group

Kirkland & Ellis advises Thoma Bravo's portfolio company, J.D. Power, a global leader in data analytics, on its definitive agreement to acquire Autovista Group, a leading pan-European and Australian automotive data, analytics, and industry insights provider. The acquisition is expected to close by the end of 2023 and is subject to customary closing conditions.

Read J.D. Power’s press release

The Kirkland team is led by corporate partners Vincent Bergin, David Higgins, Francesca Storey-Harris and Dan Hoppe and associates Shaun Chung, Sher Lin Wong, Ece Osman and Isabel Lee and debt finance partners Brian Ford, Kirsteen Nicol and Lee Discher and associates Alex Straka, Frankie Butler, Alex Bender, Adrian Kilercioglu and Igor Musienko.