Kirkland & Ellis advised Apax Partners on the acquisition of a majority stake in ADCO Group, the global market leader in the mobile sanitary unit sector. Founded approximately 45 years ago in Germany, ADCO Group operates the DIXI® and TOI TOI® brands providing portable toilet and sanitation equipment rental and services worldwide. With 49 operating companies and more than 4,000 employees, ADCO is represented in 28 countries worldwide.

The Kirkland team was led by transactional partners Rory Mullarkey in London and Attila Oldag and Thomas Krawitz in Munich, and supported by London associates Rachel Greenhalgh and Sharon Skipper and Munich associates Samuel Frommelt and Angelina Seelbach; Munich finance associates Rositsa Nacheva and Katharina Hohmann; Munich tax partner Oded Schein; and London regulatory partner Prem Mohan.