White & Case advises Carlyle Group on 1E acquisition
Global law firm White & Case LLP has advised The Carlyle Group on its acquisition of 1E Limited from its founders.
"Our team helped to successfully navigate this important strategic investment, which will enable 1E Limited to capitalise on the growth of remote working," says White & Case partner Ken Barry, who led the Firm's deal team. "Our role advising on this deal highlights White & Case's expertise in private equity, as well as our experience on transactions involving fast growing technology companies."
The investment was made by Carlyle Europe Technology Partners (CETP) IV, a EUR1.35 billion fund that invests in small and middle market technology-focused opportunities in Europe and the US.
1E, the innovators in endpoint management, supports the work from anywhere enterprise, so employees are secure, empowered, and productive wherever they want to be. The 1E Tachyon Platform provides real-time diagnosis, remediation and automation that fixes issues, fast and without interruption.
The White & Case team in London which advised on the transaction was led by partner Ken Barry and included partners Colin Harley, Lindsey Canning, Nicholas Greenacre Tim Hickman and Will Smith, with support from associates Will Summers, Yasmine El Kafsi, Michael Hekimian, Kate Russell, Irina Kozlova, Peter North and Francis Brown.