Recapitalization of Anju Software


Kirkland & Ellis advised Abry Partners, a Boston-based private equity firm, on the completion of a recapitalization with Anju Software Inc., a Phoenix-based provider of software and data services to the life science industry.

Abry’s investment will provide capital for continued product enhancement and global expansion and position Anju for market leadership in the life sciences software industry.

The Kirkland team was led by transactional partners Matthew Cohn (Picture) and Elizabeth Freechack and associate Eric Sternlieb; finance partner Ashley Gregory and associate Matthew Young; tax partner Vincent Thorn and associate Scott Fryman; and executive compensation partner Matthew Shiels and associate Jennifer Gong.

Involved fees earner: Matthew Cohn – Kirkland & Ellis; Elizabeth Freechack – Kirkland & Ellis; Scott Fryman – Kirkland & Ellis; Jennifer Gong – Kirkland & Ellis; Ashley Gregory – Kirkland & Ellis; Matthew Shiels – Kirkland & Ellis; Eric Sternlieb – Kirkland & Ellis; Vincent Thorn – Kirkland & Ellis; Matthew Young – Kirkland & Ellis;

Law Firms: Kirkland & Ellis;

Clients: ABRY Partners;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti