Wikborg Rein assisting in strategic investment in Kahoot!
We are proud to announce that we have assisted global growth equity firm General Atlantic FT BV ("GA") in becoming the largest shareholder in Kahoot! ASA, through its acquisition of SoftBank Group's 15% stake in the company. The acquisition will be completed in two tranches and is expected to be take place in Q4 2022, once applicable regulatory approvals have been obtained.
The Wikborg Rein core team comprised Per Anders Sæhle and Ingrid Aasa Haavaldsen.
About General Atlantic
General Atlantic is a leading global growth equity firm. General Atlantic currently has over $73 billion in assets under management inclusive of all products as of June 30, 2022, and more than 215 investment professionals based in New York, Amsterdam, Beijing, Hong Kong, Jakarta, London, Mexico City, Mumbai, Munich, Palo Alto, São Paulo, Shanghai, Singapore, Stamford and Tel Aviv. For more information on General Atlantic, please visit the website.