CelLink’s $250 Million Series D Financing Round

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison advised D1 Capital on the transaction.

CelLink, a San Carlos, California-based automotive electronics technology company, closed a $250 million Series D financing round. The oversubscribed round included investments from D1 Capital, Whale Rock Capital, T. Rowe Price and Fidelity, among other new and existing investors.

The new funding will support significant expansion to meet growing customer demand across CelLink’s core automotive application areas: lightweight, space-efficient and automation-compatible flex harnessing for battery packs and general power, and data transfer within vehicle zones and submodules.

The Paul, Weiss team included corporate partners Ted Ackerman (Picture) and Raphael Russo; intellectual property partner Claudine Meredith-Goujon; litigation partner Catherine Nyarady; and tax partner David Mayo.

Involved fees earner: Edward Ackerman – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; David Mayo – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Claudine Meredith-Goujon – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Catherine Nyarady – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Raphael Russo – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison;

Law Firms: Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison;

Clients: D1 Capital Partners;