Debevoise Advised Morgan Stanley Capital Partners in Its Investment in World 50

11 March 2020

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP advised Morgan Stanley Capital Partners (MSCP), the middle market-focused private equity team within Morgan Stanley Investment Management, on its investment in World 50, Inc. (World 50). For more information, please MSCP’s announcement.

MSCP is a leading middle market private equity platform that has invested capital in a broad spectrum of industries for over three decades and focuses on privately negotiated equity and equity-related investments primarily in North America and seeks to create value in portfolio companies primarily in a series of subsectors in the business services, consumer, healthcare and industrials markets. World 50 is a provider of private peer communities that enable over 1,700 senior level executives at globally respected organizations to discover better ideas, share valuable experiences and build relationships with true peers.

The Debevoise team was led by M&A partner Uri Herzberg and included M&A counsel Molly Stockley and associates Shlomo Fischer, Ross Liemer and Erica Reich, finance partner Sunil Savkar and associates Jongmin Char, Wesley Moore,  Ali O’Keefe and Brenna Sooy, tax partner Rafael Kariyev and associate Samuel Krawiecz, benefits partner Meir Katz and associate Sandy De Sousa, antitrust counsel Kyra Bromley and intellectual property associate Benjamin Sundholm.