Weil Advises PSP Investments in its Acquisition of Ownership Stake in AlixPartners

Weil is advising PSP Investments, as part of a global investor group including Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, Investcorp Group and Jay Alix, founder of AlixPartners, in the group’s agreement to acquire ownership stakes in AlixPartners, a global provider of business and financial advisory services, from CVC Capital Partners. The transaction values AlixPartners at more than $2.5 billion. The transaction is expected to close by the end of 2016 and is subject to customary closing conditions.

The Weil team advising PSP Investments is led by global Private Equity co-head Douglas Warner and includes Executive Compensation & Benefits partner Michael Nissan; Tax partner Kimberly Blanchard; Banking & Finance partner Andrew Yoon; Technology & IP Transactions partner Jeffrey Osterman; Regulatory partner Holly Loiseau; Litigation Partner David Fertig; Corporate associates Benjamin Adelson, Vishal Phalgoo, Adam Dickson, Damian Petrovic (not yet admitted in New York), Andrew Fluegge, Erin Lacerna and Andrew Jacob; Executive Compensation & Benefits associate Jennifer Britz; Tax associate Liam Murphy; Banking & Finance associate Alana St. Aude, Technology & IP Transactions associates Emilie Williams and Jasmine Woodard Rose; Regulatory associate Timothy Welch; and Litigation associate Taylor Dougherty.