April 28th, 2023

Hub International’s Market-Leading Position Attracts Investment By Leonard Green

Future-focused strategy led to fivefold growth in last 10 years and catapults HUB forward. CHICAGO, Ill. – Hub International Limited (HUB), a leading global insurance brokerage, announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Leonard Green & Partners, L.P….


March 7th, 2023

IRI and NPD Rebrand as Circana, the Leading Advisor on the Complexity of Consumer Behavior

  CHICAGO, Ill. – Following their merger in August 2022, Information Resources, Inc. (“IRI”) and The NPD Group (“NPD”) today unveiled a new combined company name and brand identity: Circana. rn more at  Circana™ is the leading advisor on the complexity…


December 8th, 2022

Aron Ain, Former UKG CEO, to Join Hellman & Friedman as Operating Partner

Joins David Simmons, Former PPD CEO, to Lead the H&F CEO Council SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.  Hellman & Friedman (H&F), a premier global private equity firm, today announced that Aron Ain is joining the firm in an advisory role as an…


June 24th, 2022

Zendesk to Be Acquired by Investor Group Led by Hellman & Friedman and Permira for $10.2 Billion

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. Shareholders to receive $77.50 per share in cash Zendesk to become a privately held company upon completion of the transaction Zendesk, Inc. (NYSE: ZEN) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by…


April 11th, 2022

IRI and NPD to Merge and Create a Leading Global Technology, Analytics and Data Provider

CHICAGO & PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y. Combines leading CPG, general merchandise, foodservice and food consumption data capabilities to offer innovative view of total retail purchasing and consumption trends Information Resources, Inc. (“IRI”), a fast-growing global leader in innovative solutions and services…


March 4th, 2022

Hellman & Friedman Makes $1.4 Billion Investment in Splunk

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. Hellman & Friedman Capital Partners X, L.P. and affiliated funds (“HFCP X”) issued the following statement in response to questions regarding its required disclosure that it has purchased $1.38 billion of Splunk common stock (NASDAQ: SPLK).  The…


December 6th, 2021

Genesys Raises $580 Million in Funding at $21 Billion Valuation

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.  Round is led with investment by Salesforce Ventures with participation from ServiceNow Ventures and Zoom Video Communications, to strengthen Genesys leadership in the Experience as a Service(SM) market Genesys, a global cloud leader in customer experience orchestration,…