Apax Funds’ Acquisition of Infogain

Kirkland & Ellis advised Apax on the deal.

Apax (the “Apax Funds”) executed its acquisition of Infogain, a Silicon Valley-based leader in digital transformation and software services, from ChrysCapital. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions and is expected to close in Q3 2021. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Founded in 1990 and headquartered in Los Gatos, California, Infogain provides human-centered digital platform engineering services to its customers.

Apax Partners LLP (“Apax”) is a leading global private equity advisory firm. For nearly 50 years, Apax has worked to inspire growth and ideas that transform businesses. The firm has raised and advised funds with aggregate commitments of more than $60 billion.

The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Abhishek Kolay (Picture) and Srinivas Kaushik and associates Neil Vohra, Zoe Dixon, Arjun Karthikeyan, Mary Fay Karras, Fariha Syed and Luke Salisbury and included support from partner Adam Clifford. Debt finance partners Jay Ptashek, Andrew Idrizovic and Omar Raddawi led on financing for the transaction.

Involved fees earner: Adam Clifford – Kirkland & Ellis; Zoe Dixon – Kirkland & Ellis; Andrew Idrizovic – Kirkland & Ellis; Maria Fay Karras – Kirkland & Ellis; Arjun Karthikeya – Kirkland & Ellis; Srinivas Kaushik – Kirkland & Ellis; Abhishek Kolay – Kirkland & Ellis; Jay Ptashek – Kirkland & Ellis; Omar Raddawi – Kirkland & Ellis; Luke Salisbury – Kirkland & Ellis; Fariha Syed – Kirkland & Ellis; Neil Vohra – Kirkland & Ellis;

Law Firms: Kirkland & Ellis;

Clients: Apax Partners;

Author: Martina Bellini