Kirkland & Ellis advised TPG Growth, TPG’s middle-market and growth equity platform, on its definitive agreement to make an up to $228 million strategic majority investment in Sayari, a counterparty and supply chain risk intelligence provider. Sayari’s founders, employees and existing investors will retain a significant stake in the company. The transaction is expected to close in Q1 2024, following customary regulatory approvals. The transaction was announced today on January 16, 2024.
The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Laura Sullivan, Alec Manzer and Michael Weisser and associate Oscar Leija; government contracts partner Boyd Greene; international trade & national security partners Ivan Schlager and Michelle Weinbaum; tax partners Jared Rusman and Bill Dong; executive compensation partners Stephen Jacobson and David Branham; and technology & IP transactions partners Seth Traxler and Shellie Freedman.