Advanced’s Acquisition of Mitrefinch


Kirkland & Ellis advised Advanced on the deal.

Advanced completed the acquisition of Mitrefinch, a global provider of workforce management solutions.

Established in 1979, Mitrefinch provides user-friendly, cutting edge products across integrated time and attendance, payroll, HR and access control with sophisticated analytic capability.

Advanced, a portfolio company of BC Partners and Vista Equity Partners, is the third largest British software and services company in the UK.

The Kirkland team advising Advanced was led by transactional partners Stuart Boyd (Picture) and Tom Bartram and included associates Anne Stroude, Max Mugnaioni and Molly Beck; technology & IP transactions partner Jennifer Wilson and associate Ben Zeris; and antitrust partner Sarah Jordan and associate Sion Davies.

Involved fees earner: Tom Bartram – Kirkland & Ellis; Stuart Boyd – Kirkland & Ellis; Sion Davies – Kirkland & Ellis; Sarah Jordan – Kirkland & Ellis; Max Mugnaioni – Kirkland & Ellis; Anne Stroude – Kirkland & Ellis; Jennifer Wilson – Kirkland & Ellis; Ben Zeris – Kirkland & Ellis;

Law Firms: Kirkland & Ellis;

Clients: Advanced;