Paine Schwartz Partners’ Acquisition of Kynetec

Paine Schwartz Partners' Acquisition of Kynetec

Kramer Levin and Simmons & Simmons advised Paine Schwartz on the transaction.

Paine Schwartz Partners (Paine Schwartz) completed the acquisition of Kynetec, an agricultural and market research company. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

A global leader in sustainable food chain investing, Paine Schwartz Partners is a private equity firm focused exclusively on investment opportunities in the fast-growing, dynamic global food and agribusiness sectors. 

The Kramer Levin team advising Paine Schwartz was led by Corporate partners Ernest S. Wechsler (Picture) and Adi Herman, and included Tax partner Barry Herzog, Executive Compensation and Employee Benefits partner Marissa J. Holob, Employment Law partner Robert N.  Holtzman, Banking and Finance partner David J. Fisher, and Corporate special counsel Samantha V. Ettari and counsel Kevin M. Moss.

The Simmons & Simmons team included Gideon Sharp, Kirsty Barnes, Zoë Arnautov, Jason Daniel, Arthur Stewart, Tom Fricke, Giles Clifford, Tom Smith, Tair Hussain and Gul Akad.

Involved fees earner: Samantha Ettari – Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP; David Fisher – Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP; Adi Herman – Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP; Barry Herzog – Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP; Marissa Holob – Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP; Robert Holtzman – Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP; Kevin Moss – Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP; Ernest Wechsler – Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP; Zoë Arnautov – Simmons & Simmons; Kirsty Barnes – Simmons & Simmons; Jason Daniel – Simmons & Simmons; Tom Fricke – Simmons & Simmons; Tair Hussain – Simmons & Simmons; Gideon Sharp – Simmons & Simmons; Arthur Stewart – Simmons & Simmons;

Law Firms: Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP; Simmons & Simmons;

Clients: Paine Schwartz Partners;

Author: Martina Bellini