Ropes & Gray Advises Gauge Capital in its Acquisition of 7 Mindsets Academy
Ropes & Gray advised Gauge Capital in its acquisition of 7 Mindsets Academy LLC. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The transaction was announced on Jan. 6.
7 Mindsets Academy, founded in 2016 and headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, is a leading provider of social-emotional learning curriculum and professional development to K-12 schools. Gauge Capital, a leading middle-market private equity firm based in Southlake, Texas, manages approximately $2.5 billion in capital.
The Ropes & Gray team that advised Gauge Capital was led by private equity partner Daniel Cowan (Boston), and included private equity partner Matthew Richards (Chicago), tax partner Alyssa Kollmeyer, private equity partner Gregory Bauer (Chicago), IP transactions partner Erica Han (Boston), benefits partners Douglas Brayley (Boston) and Matthew Jones (Chicago), litigation & enforcement counsel Steven Kaye (Boston), and data, privacy & cybersecurity counsel Kevin Angle (Boston).