Press Release

Kirkland Advises Apax Partners LLP on Recommended Cash Acquisition of Kin and Carta plc

Kirkland & Ellis advises funds advised by Apax Partners LLP (Apax) on the recommended cash acquisition of the entire issued, and to be issued, ordinary share capital of Kin and Carta plc, a global DX consultancy. The acquisition will be implemented by a newly formed company owned by Apax and values Kin and Carta's ordinary share capital at approximately £203 million on a fully diluted basis.

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The Kirkland team is led by corporate partners Stuart Boyd, Jacob Traff, Monica Gemes and Andrew McAlpine and associates Izzet Hassan, Usman Malik, Sagun Poudyal, Moose Sarfraz, Joe Timmins and Calvin Vaughan; technology & IP transactions partners Emma Flett and Max Harris and associate Luke Vaz; employment & labor associates Mallory McKenzie and Maayan Sachs; ESG & impact associate Athena Chuang; and international trade partner Michelle Weinbaum.