April 30, 2018
Torys represented Imperial Capital and OPTrust with a team that include Michael Akkawi, Ryan Unruch, Zehra Sheerazi, Crystal Chung and Patrick Chapman (corporate/M&A), Craig Maurice (tax), Jennifer Lennon and Brad Tartick (employment), Nina Mansoori and Simon Williams (lending) and Omar Wakil (competition).
On April 30, 2018, Dental Corporation of Canada Holdings Inc. ("dentalcorp"), the largest network of general and specialist dental clinics in Canada, announced a significant strategic investment by L Catterton. Imperial Capital Group Ltd. and OPTrust Private Markets Group, together with management and dentalcorp's dentist shareholders, will continue to hold a significant equity interest in the company.
dentalcorp is focused on acquiring and partnering with leading, growth-oriented general and specialist dental clinics across Canada.
L Catterton is the largest and most global consumer-focused private equity firm in the world, with approximately US$15 billion of equity capital across six fund strategies in 17 offices globally.
Imperial Capital Group is a Toronto-based private equity fund manager that focuses on buy-out opportunities in the Canadian and U.S. mid-market.
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