Summit Partners, L.P.’s Acquisition of a Participation in Market Logic Software AG


Sidley advised Summit Partners, L.P., on its acquisition of a participation in Market Logic Software AG, a leading provider of enterprise SaaS marketing information systems.

The transaction is subject to official approval by the European Commission and is expected to close in Q3 of 2017.

Summit Partners is a private equity and venture capital firm specializing in later stage, mezzanine debt, growth capital, middle market, recapitalizations, possession financing, shareholder liquidity, management buyouts, bridge loans, acquisition financing, spin-off transactions, distressed situations/debtor-in-possession financing, and divestitures. The Firm, led by Peter Y. Chung, E. Roe Stamps IV, Gregory M. Avis, Stephen G. Woodsum and Robin W. Devereux, is based in Boston.

The international team comprised partners Dr. Jan Schinköth (Picture) (Private Equity, Munich), Erik Dahl (Private Equity, London/Munich) and Oliver Currall (Tax, London), and associates Sebastian Walczak (Private Equity, Munich) and Matthew Gaudette (Private Equity, Chicago).

Involved fees earner: Jan Schinköth – Sidley Austin LLP; Erik Dahl – Sidley Austin LLP; Sebastian Walczak – Sidley Austin LLP; Matthew Gaudette – Sidley Austin LLP; Oliver Currall – Sidley Austin LLP;

Law Firms: Sidley Austin LLP;

Clients: Summit Partners;