Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP and Clifford Chance represented NPM Capital on its agreement to acquire Infinitas Learning while Loyens & Loeff advised Compass Partners International on the sale of Infinitas Learning.
The acquisition will drive Infinitas’ international growth in Europe through continued investment in digital products with a focus on developing personalized learning solutions for students and teachers.
Infinitas Learning is one of Europe’s leading providers of innovative products and services for education, teaching and learning. Infinitas’ innovative products and services reach more than five million students with blended learning propositions that include the full range of interactive online learning and digital education solutions. Based in Utrecht. Netherland, the Infinitas Learning group has approximately 600 employees and includes Noordhoff (Netherlands), Liber (Sweden) and Plantyn (Belgium) and Infinitas Product & Technology (Netherlands).
NPM Capital, part of SHV Holdings, invests in medium-sized companies in the Benelux. These companies are supported to realize the next growth phase of their development. NPM Capital currently has a portfolio of 26 participations (both majority and minority interests, including growth capital) and is increasingly focusing on the following themes of the future: Everything is Digital, Future of Energy, Feeding the World and Healthy Life & Learning.
TheWillkie transaction team was led by partner Andrew Gray (Picture) in London.
The Loyens & Loeff team included Antoinette van der Hauw, Gearte Sijens, Klaas Wiersma, Iris Veerkamp.
The Clifford Chance team was led by Jelle Hofland and consisted of Boudewijn Vermeer, Laure Lusteau, Bahar Sharif (Finance), Floris van de Bult, IJsbrand de Jong (Employment), Stern Flik and Robin Houtveen (Tax).
Involved fees earner: IJsbrand de Jong – Clifford Chance; Stern Flik – Clifford Chance; Jelle Hofland – Clifford Chance; Robin Houtveen – Clifford Chance; Laure Lusteau – Clifford Chance; Bahar Sharif – Clifford Chance; Floris van de Bult – Clifford Chance; Boudewijn Vermeer – Clifford Chance; Gearte Sijens – Loyens & Loeff; Antoinette van der Hauw – Loyens & Loeff; Iris Veerkamp – Loyens & Loeff; Klaas Wiersma – Loyens & Loeff; Andrew Gray – Willkie Farr & Gallagher;