H.I.G. Capital’s Investment in General Datatech

Sidley Austin advised General Datatech on the deal.

General Datatech, a leading IT solutions provider, announced a growth investment by H.I.G. Capital, a leading global alternative investment firm with over US$45 billion of equity capital under management.

The Sidley team was led by Bill Howell (M&A and Private Equity, Picture), and included Jamil S. Bata, Jack Zeringue, and J.D. Swancoat (M&A and Private Equity); Karen Kazmerzak and Jamie M. Sadler (Antitrust/Competition); Margaret H. Allen (Commercial Litigation and Disputes); Thomas D. Cunningham (Consumer Class Actions, ERISA and Insurance Litigation); Eric M. Winwood, and Marian Fielding (Executive Compensation and Employee Benefits); Banks Bruce and Kendra Smith (Global Finance); Stephen W. McInerney (Privacy and Cybersecurity); Elizabeth K. McCloy, Aviva Yakren, Samuel S. Goldstein, and Matt Wholey (Real Estate); Tara M. Lancaster and Andrei A. Pinchuk (Tax); and E. Kyle Barnett (Technology and IP Transactions).

Involved fees earner: Margaret Allen – Sidley Austin LLP; Kyle Barnett – Sidley Austin LLP; Banks Bruce – Sidley Austin LLP; Thomas Cunningham – Sidley Austin LLP; Marian Fielding – Sidley Austin LLP; Samuel Goldstein – Sidley Austin LLP; William Howell – Sidley Austin LLP; Karen Kazmerzak – Sidley Austin LLP; Tara Lancaster – Sidley Austin LLP; Elizabeth McCloy – Sidley Austin LLP; Stephen McInerney – Sidley Austin LLP; Andrei Pinchuk – Sidley Austin LLP; Jamie Sadler – Sidley Austin LLP; Kendra Smith – Sidley Austin LLP; J.D. Swancoat – Sidley Austin LLP; Matt Wholey – Sidley Austin LLP; Eric Winwood – Sidley Austin LLP; Aviva Yakren – Sidley Austin LLP; Jack Zeringue – Sidley Austin LLP;

Law Firms: Sidley Austin LLP;

Clients: General Datatech;

Martina Bellini

Author: Martina Bellini