Seward & Kissel Advises Kudu Investment Management on its Investment in Versus Capital Advisors

March 4, 2019

On March 4, 2019 Kudu Investment Management, LLC announced its minority equity investment in Versus Capital Advisors, LLC. Seward & Kissel was pleased to represent Kudu in this investment management industry transaction. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Kudu is a New York-based provider of permanent capital solutions to the asset and wealth management industries. Colorado-based Versus Capital Advisors is a leading real assets investment manager with approximately $4 billion of assets under management.

Seward & Kissel LLP ( is a leading New York law firm, originally established in 1890, offering legal advice emphasizing business, financial and commercial law and related litigation. The firm’s Business Transactions Group handles middle-market M&A, private equity, venture capital and joint venture transactions involving a wide variety of industries. The firm is ranked as Highly Regarded for Corporate/M&A by Chambers USA and is recommended by The Legal 500 in the middle-market M&A category, stating that Seward & Kissel “advises on market-leading transactions within the industries where the firm has an international reputation, namely investment management and shipping” and “also handles complex middle-market deals in the media industry and international sell-side M&A.”

The company’s press release describing this transaction can be accessed here.

For more information about Seward & Kissel’s Business Transaction Group, contact one of the BTG partners below:

  • Meir Grossman, 212-574-1242,
  • Jim Abbott, 212-574-1226,
  • Craig Sklar, 212-574-1386,
  • Nick Katsanos, 212-574-1382,
  • Gerhard Anderson, 212-574-1687,