Alex Kelly

New York
  • 1271 Avenue of the Americas
  • New York, NY 10020
  • USA
Profile Experience

Alex Kelly, Global Vice Chair of the Private Equity Practice, represents private equity firms, financial institutions, asset managers and other public and private companies in corporate transactions across a wide range of industry sectors, including financial services/asset management, infrastructure, consumer retail, and technology.

Ms. Kelly has been recognized as one of the Top Women in Dealmaking by The Deal, a 40 Under 40 Honoree by Bloomberg Law 2021, a Next Generation Partner by The Legal 500 US, an Up and Coming Lawyer by Chambers USA, a Rising Star in the field of private equity by Law360, and an Emerging Leader by the M&A Advisor.

Ms. Kelly previously served on the firm’s Associates Committee.

Ms. Kelly's experience includes:

Recent Private Equity / Asset Manager Representations:
  • BC Partners in its investment in Advantage Capital Holdings, an insurance and reinsurance platform
  • Antin Infrastructure Partners in its acquisition of a majority stake in Origis Energy, a vertically integrated renewable energy platform in the United States
  • GCM Grosvenor in its acquisition of ReSource Waste Services, a processor of construction and demolition material
  • Onex, a global asset manager, in the acquisition of Falcon Investment Advisors, a private equity asset manager
  • Ares, a global asset manager, in the acquisition of the Black Creek Group, a real estate investment manager
  • PIMCO, a global asset manager, in the acquisitions of Allianz Real Estate, a real estate asset manager, and Gurtin Municipal Bond Management, a fixed-income asset manager
  • HPS Investment Partners in its acquisition and subsequent sale of Waste Industries USA, a provider of solid waste and recycling services
  • Azimut Group, a global asset manager, in the acquisition of Sanctuary Wealth, an asset manager that serves as a platform for breakaway financial advisors
  • Content Partners, an entertainment asset manager, in its sale to Carlyle and the entry into a joint venture with Carlyle
  • GTCR in its acquisition of AssuredPartners, a US insurance brokerage firm, and Ultimus Fund Solutions and The Gemini Companies, each providers of full service fund administration solutions
  • IFM Investors in its investment in GCT Global Container Terminals, a leading container terminal operator in North America
  • Silver Lake Partners in its investment into Jio Platforms, India’s top telecom operator, and its acquisition of TEG, Asia Pacific’s leading live entertainment and ticketing company
Recent Company Representations:
  • Evertec, Inc. (EVTC) in the sale of certain technology assets to Popular, Inc. (BPOP)
  • L’Oréal in its acquisition of Youth to the People, a skincare company
  • DXC Technology in the sale of its state and local health and human services business, sale of its healthcare software business, and acquisition of Molina Medicaid Solutions
  • CANarchy Craft Brewery Collective in its sale of its craft beer and hard seltzer business to Monster Beverage Corporation
  • Endeavor Operating Company in the acquisition of On Location Experiences, a hospitality company, and its partnership with the NFL
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