Ropes & Gray Represents 3i in Audley Travel Investment
Ropes & Gray advised 3i Group plc, the international investment adviser, on its buyout of Audley Travel from Equistone Partners Europe. Audley Travel provides tailor-made experiential holidays from the United Kingdom and the United States to over 81 countries, across six continents.
The transaction was announced Dec. 21.
Philip Sanderson, who led the Ropes & Gray team, commented, “I have worked with 3i for over 15 years and it was great to be able to continue working with them on another transaction.”
In addition to Mr. Sanderson, the London-based Ropes & Gray team included private equity partner John Newton, tax partner Brenda Coleman, private equity associates Victoria McGrath and Shona Ha, tax associate Andrew Douglas.