Sarah B. Wong

Partner

New York
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
787 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10019-6099
T 212 728 8836
F 212 728 9836
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Sarah B. Wong is a partner in the Corporate & Financial Services Department. Sarah’s practice includes advising private equity firms and companies on mergers and acquisitions (both domestic and cross-border), divestitures, venture and growth capital investments, joint ventures, restructurings and general corporate matters, in each case, across a variety of industries. She also regularly advises portfolio companies of private equity clients with respect to their corporate needs, including acquisitions and commercial issues.

Sarah B. Wong is a partner in the Corporate & Financial Services Department. Sarah’s practice includes advising private equity firms and companies on mergers and acquisitions (both domestic and cross-border), divestitures, venture and growth capital investments, joint ventures, restructurings and general corporate matters, in each case, across a variety of industries. She also regularly advises portfolio companies of private equity clients with respect to their corporate needs, including acquisitions and commercial issues.

Selected Significant Matters

  • Insight Partners in its growth equity investments in: LaunchNotes; Gamma Technologies; CompanyCam; ResolvePay; Reforge; Dremio; Postman; Marketing Evolution; Templafy; Hinge Health; JFrog; Sisense; Aqua Security; Perimeter 81; Tink; Tigera; nTopology; and iSpot.tv
  • Insight Partners and portfolio company Interfolio in Interfolio’s acquisition by Elsevier
  • Analytic Partners in connection with a significant investment by funds affiliated with Onex Corporation
  • Insight Partners and Achieve3000 in Achieve3000’s sale to McGraw Hill
  • Zurich Insurance Group and its subsidiary Farmers Group, Inc. in the $3.94 billion acquisition by Farmers Group of MetLife’s property and casualty business
  • Zurich Insurance Group in its agreement to sell its U.S. Corporate Life and Pensions (Group Benefits) business to Aflac
  • BNP Paribas Cardif in the negotiation of a long-term bancassurance strategic alliance in Latin America with Scotiabank
  • Third Point LLC in its investment in a significant private placement by PG&E in connection with PG&E’s emergence from chapter 11
  • Zurich Insurance Group in the acquisition of Australian insurer QBE’s operations in Latin America for $409 million
  • Genstar Capital in the following transactions:
    • Genstar Capital and its portfolio company Apex Group on the acquisition, with SALU Capital and Inlife Holding, of Luxembourg PE fund AFO-2
    • Genstar Capital and its portfolio company Apex Group on the acquisition of Deutsche Bank’s Alternative Fund Services business
    • The acquisition and recapitalization of independent fund administrator Apex Fund Services
    • The acquisition of Equinoxe Alternative Investment Services
  • Insight Partners in its acquisitions of Zyme and Interfolio
  • Warburg Pincus and its portfolio company A Place for Mom in the sale of A Place for Mom to private equity firms Silver Lake Partners and General Atlantic
  • Illuminate Education, a portfolio company of Insight Partners, in its acquisitions of FastBridge Learning, Key Data Systems, Progress Testing, eduCLIMBER, Fluence Learning, SchoolCity, IO Education and Alpine Achievement

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