Genesys finances the Acquisition of Interactive Intelligence


Simpson Thacher represented Greeneden U.S. Holdings II, LLC, Greeneden Lux 3 S.à r.l. and Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, Inc. (collectively, “Genesys”) in connection with (1) an offering of $700 million aggregate principal amount of 10% senior notes due 2024 and (2) new senior secured credit facilities consisting of a $1,558 million dollar-denominated term loan, a €520 million euro-denominated term loan and a $150 million multicurrency denominated revolving credit facility.

Genesys used the net proceeds from the notes offering and term loans in connection with its acquisition of Interactive Intelligence Group, Inc. and for other general corporate purposes.

Genesys is a global leader in omnichannel customer engagement and contact center solutions. Genesys develops, licenses and sells software solutions which enable enterprises to provide more effective customer service and improve the productivity of customer facing personnel.

The Simpson Thacher team included Bill Brentani (Picture), Kelli Schultz, Andy Roy and Jeremy Bethel (Capital Markets); Brian Steinhardt, Christian Fischer, Catherine Burns, Chance Goldberg and Erika Herman (Banking and Credit); Katharine Moir, Jason Vollbracht and Tanvi Mirani (Tax); and Marcela Robledo (IP).

Involved fees earner: William Brentani – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Kelli Schultz – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Brian Steinhardt – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Christian Fischer – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Catherine Burns – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Chance Goldberg – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Katharine Moir – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Jason Vollbracht – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Tanvi Mirani – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Marcela Robledo – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Law Firms: Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Clients: Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, Inc.; Greeneden U.S. Holdings II, LLC; Greeneden Lux 3 S.à r.l. ;

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Author: Ambrogio Visconti