Debevoise Advises Clayton Dubilier & Rice in Its Acquisition of Radio Systems Corporation

11 May 2020

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Clayton Dubilier & Rice (“CD&R”) in its acquisition of Radio Systems Corporation, a market-leading provider of innovative pet product solutions. For more information, please see the press release.

CD&R is a private investment firm with a strategy predicated on building stronger, more profitable businesses. Since inception, CD&R has managed the investment of $30 billion in 90 businesses representing a broad range of industries with an aggregate transaction value of approximately $140 billion.

Radio Systems Corporation is a leading developer of pet products. Its brands include PetSafe Brand, Invisible Fence Brand, and SportDOG Brand. Since its founding in 1991, Radio Systems Corporation has grown into an international corporation selling in over 52 countries.

The Debevoise team is led by M&A partners Paul Bird and Christopher Anthony and includes associates Benjamin Collins-Wood, Michelle Guo and Joel Salomon, finance partner Scott Selinger and associates Alexandra Grossman, Ryan Rafferty and Mica Michelle Rollock, tax partner Peter Furci and associate Robert Nelson-Sullivan, benefits partner Franklin Mitchell and associate Sandy De Sousa, intellectual property partner Henry Lebowitz, and antitrust & competition associate Andrea Pomana.