Blackstone, led by Stephen Schwarzman, has helped fund research that has led to FDA-approved therapies prolonging life and pay for genetic counseling that has helped families navigate medical decisions.
M&A Mid-Market Awards
Mergers & Acquisitions’ annual celebration of the dealmakers and deals that set the standard for transactions in the middle market
Celebrating its 25th year in business, Harris Williams exemplified successful leadership transition.March 23
Kirkland & Ellis scores Law Firm of the Year for advising on many deals, including tech-focused PE fund formationsThe law firm advised on the $7.6 billion Thoma Bravo Fund XII, the $1.84 billion HGGC Fund III and ParkerGale’s debut $240 million fund.
PHThe sleep disorder specialist gained a developer of cloud-based software that aims to improve clinical and business performance for post-acute-care providers.March 23
PHFrancisco Partners earns Private Equity Firm of the Year for a stellar 2016 that included buying Dell’s software groupFrom the Dell software group, Francisco Partners carved out Quest Software and SonicWall, properties the tech-focused firm had previously tried to buy.