Hogan Lovells Advises Management on Acquisition of Xafinity Consulting by CBPE Capital
19 November 2012
LONDON, 19 November 2012 - Hogan Lovells advised the management of Xafinity Consulting (Xafinity) on the acquisition of Xafinity by CBPE Capital (CBPE) from the Equiniti Group, announced on Friday 16 November 2012.
CBPE is a leading private equity firm which invests in companies seeking growth or development capital. Xafinity has over 350 employees operating from six regional UK offices and provides a range of actuarial, pensions, healthcare and other employee benefits consulting and administration services predominantly to the trustees and sponsors of corporate pension schemes.
The Hogan Lovells team advising the management was led by Co-Head of private equity Alan Greenough, supported by Of Counsel Keith Woodhouse and associate Emma Bosworth, tax Of Counsel Andy Treavett, and employment partner Ed Bowyer and associate Sarah Parkin.
Commenting on the transaction, Alan said:
"We are pleased to have advised the management on this acquisition by CBPE. Xafinity is a leader in an industry with attractive fundamentals where the need for high quality advice on the part of pension trustees to meet ever more stringent regulatory standards is becoming increasingly important".