On August 1, 2012, Genpact Limited, a global leader in business process management and technology services, announced that affiliates of Bain Capital Partners have agreed to purchase approximately 68 million Genpact common shares from entities affiliated with General Atlantic (GA) and Oak Hill Capital Partners for $14.76 per share, or approximately $1 billion. Cravath represented Genpact in connection with this transaction. Closing of the transaction, which is expected this year, will take place after payment to all shareholders of a special dividend of $2.24 per share.
The Cravath team included partner Thomas E. Dunn and associates Ting S. Chen, Andrew R. Bonnes, David E. Owen and Justin S. Zaremby on corporate matters; partner James C. Vardell III and associates Stephen M. Kessing and Elizabeth E. Burke on finance matters; partners Michael L. Schler and Lauren Angelilli and associate Andrew Carlon on tax matters; and practice area attorney M.C. Tania Balthazaar and associate Sarah E. Fortt on executive compensation and benefits matters.