Debevoise & Plimpton LLP has advised Pantheon in its role as co-lead investor in a €708 million continuation fund, sponsored by DPE Deutsche Private Equity (“DPE”), to invest in two European technology and digital transformation consultancies.
DPE Continuation Fund I was formed to invest into Eraneos Group and valantic Group – two strongly performing investments acquired by funds managed by DPE in 2017 and 2019, respectively.
For full details, see the official press release here.
The Debevoise team advising Pantheon was led by partner Katherine Ashton, and included international counsel Delphine Jaugey and associate Louis Liu. Tax advice was provided by international counsel Patrick Fasoro. Competition advice was provided by international counsel Sergej Bräuer. Employment advice was provided by counsel Douglas Hirn.