Press Release

Kirkland Advises Wind Point Partners on Sale of Handgards To Wynnchurch Capital

Kirkland & Ellis advised Wind Point Partners, a Chicago-based private equity firm, on the sale of its portfolio company, Handgards, to Wynnchurch Capital, an Illinois-based private equity firm. Based in Texas, Handgards is a leading North American manufacturer and supplier of disposable food safety and hygiene-oriented products for the foodservice industry.

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The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Paul Anderson and Melanie Harmon and associates Alan Chen, Meredith Bennett and Claire Mitzner; and tax partner Rachel Cantor and associate Joe Morley.