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Teneo Acquires Quay Advisers to Expand Operations in Australia
Thursday 14 March 2019

14 March 2019 - New York, US-based CEO advisory firm Teneo has acquired Australia-based Quay Advisers, a communications and investor relations advisory provider, the company said.

Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

The acquisition of Quay Advisers follows the opening of Teneo's office in Sydney last year. Teneo offers clients access to a global network of more than 750 advisers across strategy and communications, management consulting, and capital and risk advisory.

Teneo works exclusively with the CEOs and senior executives of the world's leading companies, Teneo provides strategic counsel across their full range of key objectives and issues.

Quay Advisers specialises in the financial services, property, retail, agricultural, leisure, oil, gas and energy sectors.

SNH Capital Partners Merges Universal Background Screening, PeopleFacts to Strengthen Background Screening Capabilities

San Francisco, US-based private equity investor SNH Capital Partners has acquired Phoenix, US-based Universal Background Screening, a provider of background screening products and services, the company said.

Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

SNH has merged Universal Background Screening with PeopleFacts, an SNH portfolio company.

The combined company, which will operate under the Universal brand, will leverage industry expertise and scaled operations centres to create a national leader in background screening.

SNH Capital Partners is dedicated to acquiring and transforming companies in the lower middle-market. SNH has an active strategic presence in providers of information, technology and other business services across various industries.

Gibson, Dunn and Crutcher LLP acted as legal advisor and WhiteHorse Capital, the direct lending affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, provided financing to SNH for this transaction.
Date Published: 14/03/2019
Target: Quay Advisers
Country: Australia
Sector: Business and Consumer Services
Type: Corporate acquisition
Status: Closed
Buyer: Teneo
Buyer Advisor: Gibson, Dunn and Crutcher , WhiteHorse Capital
Terms of the deal were not disclosed