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Latham & Watkins Advises Princess Yachts on KPS Capital Partners Acquisition

February 14, 2023

Multidisciplinary team represents leading global manufacturer of luxury motor yachts and its shareholders in the transaction.

Latham & Watkins advised Princess Yachts and its shareholders on the acquisition by KPS Capital Partners LP of a controlling equity interest in the company, subject to customary conditions. The existing stockholders of Princess Yachts, which is a leading global manufacturer of luxury motor yachts, will retain ownership in the company following the completion of the transaction.

The Latham team was led by London corporate partner Tom Evans with associates Jon Fox and Devdeep Ghosh. Advice on finance matters was provided by London partner James Chesterman and associate Musonda Mutati; on tax matters by London partner Karl Mah and associate Catherine Hill; and on antitrust matters by Brussels counsel Tomas Nilsson.