December 21, 2021
Weil advised Advent International in its approximately $1.5 billion acquisition of Encora Digital Inc., a global digital engineering services company specializing in software product development services for fast-growing enterprises and digitally-native companies. The transaction closed on December 21, 2021
The Weil team that advised Advent International was led by Private Equity partner Ramona Nee and included Private Equity associates Kirby Sabra, Ryan Strassman, Eric Emerson and Kali Froh (Not Yet Admitted in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts). The team also included Tax partner Jonathan Macke; Tax associate Andrew Lawson; Private Equity Executive Compensation & Benefits Head Michael Nissan; Executive Compensation & Benefits partners Amy Rubin and Jennifer Britz; Executive Compensation & Benefits associates Akansha Mishra and Nate Gross (Not Yet Admitted in New York); Technology & IP Transactions Head Michael Epstein; Technology & IP Transactions/Privacy associates Luis Gonzalez, Phillip Grudzina, Dominic Farchione and Tyler Fredricks; Banking & Finance partner Allison Liff; Banking & Finance associate Samantha Currie (Admitted in Ontario Only); Structured Finance partner Ariel Kronman; Antitrust partner Vadim Brusser; Antitrust counsel Alexis Brown-Reilly; Employment Litigation partner Nicholas Pappas; and Complex Commercial Litigation associate David Leslie. The London team included Banking & Finance partner Tom Richards and Banking & Finance associates Patrick Brendon and Natalie Hellio.