Hogan Lovells Advises HRH Prince Alwaleed and Kingdom Holding Co. on $300 Million Investment in Twitter
21 December 2011
WASHINGTON, D.C, 21 December 2011 – Hogan Lovells announced today that it advised HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud of Saudi Arabia and Kingdom Holding Company in their $300 million combined investment in social media web site Twitter.
Announced on 19 December, the investment in Twitter followed several months of negotiations.
The Hogan Lovells team included partners Bruce Gilchrist (Washington, D.C.), Colin Craik (London), Mark Mazo (Washington, D.C. and Abu Dhabi), and James Rosenhauer (Washington, D.C.), along with partner Gordon Wilson (Washington, D.C.), counsel Merry Anderson (Washington D.C.), and associates Brian Ashin, Catherine Edmunds, and Ivan C. Douglas, Jr. (Washington, D.C.).