Hrishikesh N. Hari
Washington, D.C. +1 202 261 3347
Dechert advised GIC, the sovereign wealth fund of Singapore, in connection with the US$17 billion entry into a definitive agreement to acquire athenahealth, a leading provider of cloud-based enterprise software solutions for medical groups and health systems nationwide.
GIC is part of an investor group that includes Hellman & Friedman, Bain Capital Private Equity and Bain Capital Tech Opportunities. Veritas Capital and Evergreen Coast Capital will each retain a minority investment in athenahealth.
The Dechert team advising GIC included corporate partners Bernardo Piereck, Mark Thierfelder and Sam Whittaker and associate Juan Zambon; international trade and government regulation associate Hrishikesh Hari; tax partner Joshua Milgrim and associate Christian Pritchett; and antitrust partner Clemens Graf York von Wartenburg and counsel Michael Okkonen.
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