Magic circle duo and Gibson Dunn head up CVC's Virgin Active buyout
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Slaughter and May and Gibson Dunn & Crutcher have taken lead roles on private equity group CVC Capital Partners' acquisition of a controlling stake in Virgin Active. Freshfields advised the acquirers on the deal, which values the fitness chain at around £900m. The magic circle firm fielded a team led by London corporate partners Tim Wilmot and Chris Bown.
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Slaughter and May and Gibson Dunn & Crutcher have taken lead roles on private equity group CVC Capital Partners’ acquisition of a controlling stake in Virgin Active.
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