Pamplona’s Acquisition of Pelsis

In UK Kirkland & Ellis, advised on the matter.

Kirkland & Ellis advised Pamplona Capital Management with a team including Rachel Greenhalgh (Picture – Corporate M&A), David Holdsworth (Corporate M&A), Kirsteen Nicol (Finance), Alexander van der Gaag (Finance).

Pamplona Capital Management executed the acquisition of Pelsis, a global manufacturer and distributor of pest control products. Employing over 600 people across fifteen facilities in Western Europe and the US, Pelsis is recognised for its technical products and innovation and is a trusted global supplier to the world’s largest pest control operators, distributors and retailers. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.  

Pamplona Capital Management is a specialist investment manager established in 2005 that provides an alternative investment platform across private equity and other diversified strategies. With offices in New York, London, Madrid, and Malta, Pamplona manages over $11 billion in assets.

The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Rachel Greenhalgh (Picture) and David Holdsworth, corporate associates Amelia Rolfe and Jin Yi Lee and debt finance partners Kirsteen Nicol and Alexander van der Gaag. 

Involved fees earner: Rachel Greenhalgh – Kirkland & Ellis; David Holdsworth – Kirkland & Ellis; Jin Yi Lee – Kirkland & Ellis; Kirsteen Nicol – Kirkland & Ellis; Amelia Rolfe – Kirkland & Ellis; Alexander van der Gaag – Kirkland & Ellis;

Law Firms: Kirkland & Ellis;

Clients: Pamplona Capital Management;

Author: Giulia Di Palma