Ropes & Gray Advises Berkshire Partners in Investment in Point Broadband

In The News
February 15, 2023

Ropes & Gray advised Berkshire Partners in its investment in Point Broadband, a provider of fiber-based broadband solutions to small town USA and rural America, to join GTCR, an existing investor. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Berkshire Partners is a 100% employee-owned, multi-sector specialist investment firm that invests in well-positioned, growing companies across technology and communications, consumer, healthcare, and business services and industrials. Since inception, Berkshire Partners has made more than 150 private equity investments and has a strong history of collaborating with management teams to grow the companies in which it invests.

The team that advised Berkshire Partners was led by private equity partner Taylor Hart, private equity associate Brandon Winer, and private equity partner Christian Westra, and included tax partner Pamela Glazier, IP transactions counsel Thomas Burke, executive compensation & benefits partner Kyle Higley, real estate partner David Kaye, finance partner Arek Maczka, data, privacy, & cybersecurity partner Fran Faircloth, and finance partner Stefanie Birkmann.