Industrial Growth Partners’ Acquisition of APCT

Kirkland & Ellis represented Industrial Growth Partners in the transaction.

Industrial Growth Partners (IGP) executed its acquisition of APCT, a designer and manufacturer of low volume, high mix advanced technology printed circuit boards, from Angeles Equity Partners. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

IGP is a San Francisco-based specialist private investment partnership focused exclusively on acquiring middle-market industrial manufacturing and niche services businesses.

The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Hamed Meshki (Picture), Luke Guerra and Evan Roberts, and included associates Stella Lee and Kristie Shu; debt finance partner Nisha Kanchanapoomi and associates Shan Khan and Kristy Moawad, real estate partner Roberto Miceli and associates Daniel Egel-Weiss and Hymie Anteby; technology & IP transactions partner Matthew Lovell and associates Paul Kariyawasam and Thao Thai; executive compensation partner Jack Stratton and associate Julia Lee; employee benefits partner Matthew Antinossi and associate Jack Amaro; labor and employment partner Michael Schulman and associates Caitlin Koseck, Kayla Davis, and Colleen Angus-Yamada; environmental transactions partners Paul Tanaka, Michael Saretsky, and James Dolphin and associate Caitlin Meagher; tax partner Anne Kim and associate Erin Mitchell; international trade and national security partner Carrie Schroll and associate Anais Bourbon, and antitrust partner Katherine Rocco and associate Cross DiMuro and M&A clearance director Kurt Wunderlich.

Involved fees earner: Jack Amaro – Kirkland & Ellis; Colleen Angus-Yamada – Kirkland & Ellis; Hymie Anteby – Kirkland & Ellis; Matthew Antinossi – Kirkland & Ellis; Anais Bourbon – Kirkland & Ellis; Kayla Davis – Kirkland & Ellis; James Dolphin – Kirkland & Ellis; Daniel Egel-Weiss – Kirkland & Ellis; Luke Guerra – Kirkland & Ellis; Nisha Kanchanapoomi – Kirkland & Ellis; Paul Kariyawasam – Kirkland & Ellis; Shan Khan – Kirkland & Ellis; Anne Kim – Kirkland & Ellis; Caitlin Koseck – Kirkland & Ellis; Stella Lee – Kirkland & Ellis; Julia Lee – Kirkland & Ellis; Matthew Lovell – Kirkland & Ellis; Caitlin Meagher – Kirkland & Ellis; Hamed Meshki – Kirkland & Ellis; Roberto Miceli – Kirkland & Ellis; Erin Mitchell – Kirkland & Ellis; Kristy Moawad – Kirkland & Ellis; Evan Roberts – Kirkland & Ellis; Katherine Rocco – Kirkland & Ellis; Michael Saretsky – Kirkland & Ellis; Carolyn Schroll – Kirkland & Ellis; Michael Schulman – Kirkland & Ellis; Kristie Shu – Kirkland & Ellis; Jack Stratton – Kirkland & Ellis; Paul Tanaka – Kirkland & Ellis; Thao Thai – Kirkland & Ellis;

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