Gilbert + Tobin has advised leading Australian private equity firm Quadrant Private Equity through the Quadrant Growth Fund on the acquisition of the Prime100 pet food manufacturing business.
G+T worked closely with Quadrant on all aspects of the transaction, including structuring, due diligence, underwriting of a W&I insurance policy, obtaining debt financing and negotiating the transaction documents.
The G+T team was led by Private Equity partner Peter Cook who said: “This transaction is another example of Quadrant’s strength in identifying and partnering with amazing founders to grow new Australian businesses. G+T looks forward to working with Quadrant, the founders and the management team to continue the impressive growth of the Prime100 business.” Peter was supported by lawyers Oliver Yee and Sean Macdonald. The debt financing for this transaction was led by Banking + Infrastructure Partner Gail Christopher with support from lawyers Michael Spurritt, Elizabeth Athanassios and Graduate Ziggy Liszukiewicz.
Gilbert + Tobin has also recently assisted Quadrant Private Equity on the acquisition of ASX-listed outdoor media company QMS Media, on its investment in My Muscle Chef, on the acquisition of GraysOnline, on the sale of a majority stake in Australia’s largest provider of disability employment services APM for $1.5 billion and the IPO of Adore Beauty.