Sidley is representing Symplr in a significant strategic investment by Charlesbank Capital Partners. Symplr is a provider of enterprise healthcare operations, including governance, risk management, and compliance SaaS solutions, backed by Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. and SkyKnight Capital. The transaction is anticipated to close in the third quarter of 2021, subject to customary closing conditions.
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