Ares, Varagon Support Freeman Spogli Acquisition of Five Star Food Service

Varagon Capital Partners served as joint lead arranger and joint bookrunner on financing to support Freeman Spogli & Company’s acquisition of a majority interest in Five Star Food Service. Ares Capital also provided financing.

Varagon Supports Marlin Equity Partners Acquisition of Worksoft

Varagon Capital Partners served as administrative agent on a senior secured credit facility to support Marlin Equity Partners’ acquisition of Worksoft.

Varagon Supports InTandem’s Pediatric Home Service Acquisition

Varagon Capital Partners served as administrative agent, lead arranger and bookrunner on a senior secured credit facility to support InTandem Capital Partners’ acquisition of Pediatric Home Service.

Varagon Supports Graham Partners Investment in Giraffe Foods

Varagon Capital Partners served as administrative agent and lead arranger on a senior secured credit facility to support Graham Partners’ investment in Giraffe Foods.

Varagon Supports TPG Q-Centrix Acquisition

Varagon Capital Partners served as administrative agent, lead arranger and bookrunner on a senior secured credit facility to support TPG Growth’s acquisition of Q-Centrix.

Broderick Joins Varagon as Managing Director/Healthcare Originations

Michael Broderick joined Varagon Capital Partners as managing director of Healthcare Originations. Broderick will be based in New York and report to Steve Warden, partner and head of Healthcare.

Varagon Capital Supports Trilantic Acquisition of Taymax

Varagon Capital Partners served as administrative agent, collateral agent, lead arranger and bookrunner on a senior secured credit facility to support the acquisition of Taymax Group Holdings, a Planet Fitness franchisee, by Trilantic North America.

Varagon Capital Supports Golden Gate Learning Experience Buy

Golden Gate Capital acquired The Learning Experience, a chain of early education programs for children six weeks to six years old. Varagon Capital Partners served as administrative agent on a senior secured credit facility to support the transaction.

Varagon Supports L Squared United Scope Investment

Varagon Capital Partners provided debt financing to support L Squared Capital Partners’ investment in United Scope, resulting in a majority recapitalization of the latter’s business.

Ares Capital Agents Facility to Support Thomas Bravo Acquisition

Ares Capital served as administrative agent for a $1.075 billion unitranche credit facility to support the acquisition of Qlik by private equity firm Thomas Bravo.