Google on the pending $5.4 billion acquisition of publicly-traded Mandiant Inc., as well as related transactions with Blackstone and other private equity sponsor holders of convertible preferred stock of Mandiant.
Saint-Gobain on its pending $2.3bn acquisition of GCP Applied Technologies.
Cargill Incorporation and the buyer consortium on the pending $4.3bn take-private of Nasdaq-listed Sanderson and simultaneous formation of JV with Continental Grain and private acquisition of Wayne Farms.
Western Union on the $910m sale of Western Union Business Solutions to Goldfinch Partners and Baupost Group.
Universal Music Group on the $4bn acquisition by SPAC Pershing Square Tontine Holdings of 10% of UMG from Vivendi and separation of UMG from Vivendi.
Charterhouse Capital Partners on the business combination of Mirion Technologies and GS Acquisition Holdings Corp II.
A major shareholder in ReNew Power in ReNew’s $8bn business combination with SPAC RMG Acquisition Corp. II.
Google on its $4.5bn transaction with Jio Platforms, including investment and governance arrangements, and commercial agreements to develop an affordable smartphone with an optimized operating system; and on its acquisitions of Cornerstone Technology and Dataform.
Special Committee of Independent Directors of Emerald Holding in a $400m convertible preferred stock PIPE led by Onex Corporation.
Paine Schwartz Partners on its acquisition of Wawona Packing and on Wawona’s subsequent acquisitions of Gerawan Farming and Burchell Nursery; acquisition of Lyons Magnus and on Lyons Magnus’ subsequent acquisition of TRU Aseptics; acquisition of the FoodChainID and on FoodChainID’s various acquisitions in the US, Brazil, Italy and Belgium; and in portfolio company Eurodrip’s merger with Rivulis Irrigation.
Warburg Pincus on the acquisition of Israeli credit card operator Leumi Cards from Bank Leumi.
Hewlett-Packard Company on its spin-off of HPE and the resulting global business separation, creating two separate publicly traded companies with a combined market capitalization in excess of $50bn.
London Stock Exchange on its $1.15bn sale of Frank Russell Company’s asset management business to TA Associates and Reverence Capital Partners and $685m acquisition of Citigroup’s Yield Book and Fixed Income Indices business.
Japan Tobacco on its $5bn acquisition of the non-US operations of Natural American Spirit from Reynolds American and its acquisition of Logic Technology Development.
the Chief Executive Officer, Chairman and Founder of global visual technology company RealD in its $550m take-private by Rizvi Traverse.