2 October 20222 minute read

DLA Piper represents Centroid in its strategic investment in Concert Golf

DLA Piper represented Centroid Investment Partners (Centroid) in its strategic investment in Concert Golf Partners (Concert Golf), a boutique owner-operator of premier private golf and country clubs across the US.

Centroid, a Seoul-based private equity firm and the owner of TaylorMade Golf Company, joins Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. and management in the investment in Concert Golf. Clearlake Capital originally invested in Concert Golf in April 2022.

“It is always a pleasure to work with Centroid, and this transaction was a great opportunity to combine our deep industry knowledge and experience to support Centroid’s expansion efforts,” said Adam Ghander, the DLA Piper partner who led the deal team. “We look forward to continue supporting Centroid in its future growth.”

In addition to Ghander (Boston), the DLA Piper team representing Centroid included partners Peter Alfano (New York), Michael Bedke (Miami) and Ryan Starr (Boston), as well as associates Michael Jamieson and Julie Steven (both in Boston) and Scott Luftig (New York).

With more than 125 US lawyers who provide strategic counsel to private equity funds and their industry-leading portfolio companies, DLA Piper’s Private Equity practice has the capacity, experience and relationships to help drive value across the investment life cycle by delivering responsive, efficient and integrated solutions around the world.

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