Jacobs is acquiring a 65% stake in PA Consulting and also providing debt financing in the form of a £650 million ($845 million) term loan and a revolving credit facility of up to £100 million ($130 million) to fund future growth.
MUFG Union Bank’s commercial banking group acted as lead arranger for a recapitalization for software company NetMotion. NetMotion is a portfolio company of The Carlyle Group.
Guitar Center, a global musical instrument retailer, entered into a restructuring support agreement with its equity sponsor, funds managed by the private equity group of Ares Management, Brigade Capital Management and The Carlyle Group.
Audax Private Debt, as joint lead arranger and joint bookrunner, provided a senior secured credit facility to support The Carlyle Group’s acquisition of Unison.
iCapital Network, the financial technology platform democratizing alternative investments, announced that The Carlyle Group has invested in the company as a strategic partner.
Lowenstein Sandler added former Claren Road Asset Management general cousel Benjamin Kozin as a partner in Investment Management. He previously served as associate general counsel for Goldman, Sachs.
The Carlyle Group retained Craig J. Farr as a senior advisor consultant with the Global Credit group. Farr previously served as global head of Capital Markets and Credit at KKR.
Golub Capital served as administrative agent, sole bookrunner and sole lead arranger for a GOLD financing to support The Carlyle Group’s acquisition of NetMotion Wireless.
Global Jet Capital has officially begun operations. GSO Capital Partners, The Carlyle Group and AE Industrial Partners partnered to launch the company.