Go to content

Arntzen de Besche assisted in the financing of Hellman & Friedman’s acquisition of Securitas Direct from Bain Capital

Hellman & Friedman, a leading private equity investment firm, has completed an acquisition of shares in Securitas Direct from Bain Capital. This has been reported as one of the largest acquisition financings of the year so far.

Securitas Direct is a provider of professionally monitored home alarms and includes the Norwegian subsidiaries, Verisure Holding AS and Verisure AS.

Arntzen de Besche acted as Norwegian counsel for the lenders to H&F at the instruction of the international law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges. 

Arntzen de Besche's team has consisted of among others Atle Stensrud, Eyvind Sandvik and Even Næstvold.