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Private equity firm funds AgBiTech

Private equity firm funds AgBiTech

Shannon.Finch

Two global firms have advised on Paine & Partners’ investment in AgBiTech.

Firms: King & Wood Mallesons (Paine & Partners); Herbert Smith Freehills (AgBiTech)

Deal: Global private equity investment firm Paine & Partners invested in AgBiTech Pty Ltd for an undisclosed sum.

Value: Confidential

Area: Private equity/agribusiness

Key players: The KWM team was led by partner Shannon Finch (pictured) and senior associate Henrik Moritz, supported by solicitors Jarred Bambridge and Anthoney Duong.

Deal significance:

Headquartered in Australia, AgBiTech produces farming pest management solutions.

Global private equity firm Paine & Partners focuses on the food and agribusiness sectors.

According to a release by KWM, Paine & Partners’ strategy is to invest alongside existing owners and managers to combine their insight with Paine's expertise.


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