KBR buys national security and space contractor Centauri from Arlington, as it diversifies away from energy. L Catterton-backed activewear retailer Sweatty Betty is reportedly seeking buyers. EQT acquires data center operator. PE news from Flexis, Core Industrial and Newlight
Call for Nominations: Deadline is Feb. 7 for M&A Mid-Market Awards. We've named the 2020 Most Influential Women. What's ahead for M&A in 2020? We ask bankers from KeyBanc, Stifel, William Blair. In deal news, XPO Logistics is looking to divest one or more assets.
Mergers & Acquisitions named 10 dealmakers the 2019 Rising Stars of Private Equity, including Bregal's Pavan Tripathi. Apollo's deal to take Chuck E. Cheese owner public falls apart. EQT, Arsenal, make deals.