McKay advises in private equity investments in Kenyan targets and other transactions in the venture capital space. We have experience advising in private equity transactions in diverse sectors such as healthcare, education, fintech and others.
We also provide strategic advice to entities on fund-raising, debt and equity capital markets, private equity, private placements and compliance with all regulatory and corporate governance requirements.
Some of the recent transactions that we have handled include:
Healthcare: acted as legal transaction advisors of a leading healthcare services investor in its intended listing on the main investments market segment (MIMS) of the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE).
Education: provided legal advisory services to a premier early childhood education provider with a number of campuses in Nairobi, Kiambu and Machakos counties in relation to an acquisition of an equity stake by a US-based impact fund.
Fintech: provided legal advisory services to a microlending platform provider in relation to its series “A” financing round, subsequent negotiations with an identified investor and ultimate conclusion of the financing transaction.
Social impact: advised US-based impact investment manager that targets social finance in microfinance, clean energy, sanitation and health in relation to an investment into an integrated design, engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) firm that deals with turn-key delivery of construction and renewable energy projects.