Kinetic Concepts Agrees to Go Private

July 2011
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;7/18/2011, Vol. 24 Issue 29, p12
This article reports on the acquisition of Kinetic Concepts by a group of investors that include Apax, the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) and PSP Investments in 2011. The group purchased the medical technology business for 6.3 billion U.S. dollars. The investors secured debt financing with Morgan Stanley, Bank of America and Credit Suisse AG for the transaction.


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