Vito A.Cali

Associate

Chicago + 1.312.269.4248

Vito Cali focuses his practice on the representation of private equity funds and their portfolio companies in a diverse range of transactions. He has experience in various deal structures, including mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures.

Experience

  • Café Valley acquires Freed’s BakeryJones Day advised Swander Pace Capital in the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Café Valley of certain assets of WB Frozen US, LLC d/b/a Freed's Bakery.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires BloodHubJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company InVita Healthcare Technologies of BloodHub, a leading software provider of blood and biologics supply chain automation solutions.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires FoodLogiQ, LLCJones Day advised The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition by portfolio company ESHA Research of FoodLogiQ, LLC, which provides supply chain management software used by restaurants, food retail and grocery chains, food and beverage product manufacturers, wholesale food suppliers and distributors, and other customers.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires Jupiter Life Science Consulting (Jupiter)Jones Day advised The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Red Nucleus of Jupiter Life Science Consulting (Jupiter), a leading provider of commercial and market access strategies for global pharma, biotech, and medical device companies with its primary focus in rare disease, hematology/oncology, metabolic, and neurology therapeutic areas.
  • Riverside acquires digital Career and Technical Education (CTE) curriculum assets of Today's ClassJones Day advised The Riverside Company in the acquisition of the digital Career and Technical Education (CTE) curriculum assets of Today's Class.
  • Riverside sells Abracon to Genstar CapitalJones Day advised The Riverside Company in the sale of Abracon, a Texas-based global provider of passive and electromechanical timing, synchronization, power, connectivity and radio frequency solutions, to Genstar Capital.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires Cornerstone ITJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Logically of Cornerstone IT, a highly-regarded full-service IT Managed Services Provider serving customers in the professional services, manufacturing, insurance, and construction/development industries.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires Yukon TrainingJones Day advised The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Red Nucleus of Yukon Training Inc., a leading provider of online modules, off-the-shelf content, and workshops focused on the biopharma and medical device industries.
  • Riverside acquires ESHA ResearchJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition of ESHA Research (ESHA), a provider of SaaS-based nutritional analysis, labeling compliance, and product formulation software.
  • ABB acquires controlling interest in InCharge EnergyJones Day advised ABB Ltd. in the acquisition of a controlling interest in InCharge Energy from existing shareholders.
  • Riverside acquires SolutaJones Day advised The Riverside Company in the acquisition and financing of Soluta, Inc. and Boon-Chapman Benefit Administrators, Inc. (Soluta BCBA).
  • Blue Sea Capital sells RESA Power to InvestcorpJones Day represented Blue Sea Capital LLC on its sale of RESA Power, a provider of electrical services and products for industrial, commercial, institutional, government, and utility end-users across North America, to Investcorp.
  • HCI Equity Partners-backed SDS Rx acquires Mission Critical Delivery SolutionsJones Day advised HCI Equity Partners in the acquisition and financing by portfolio company SDS Rx of Mission Critical Delivery Solutions, headquartered in Bangor, Maine.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires Halski SystemsJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Logically of Halski Systems, an award-winning and full-service IT managed services provider.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires eMindfulJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition and financing by portfolio company Wondr Health (formerly Naturally Slim), a digital behavioral change company, of eMindful, a leading provider of evidence-based, mindfulness programs for everyday life and chronic conditions.
  • Cooper Tire & Rubber sold to The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company for approximately $2.5 billion enterprise valueJones Day advised Cooper Tire & Rubber Company in its $2.5 billion sale to The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company.
  • HCI Equity Partners sells Go To LogisticsJones Day represented HCI Equity Partners in connection with the sale of Go To Logistics, a transportation and logistics service provider focused on the freight consolidation and LTL (less-than-truckload) market, to Stellex Capital Management.
  • Riverside portfolio company acquires PPM Advisory Group and OrtleyBioJones Day represented The Riverside Company in connection with the acquisition by portfolio company Red Nucleus of PPM Advisory Group and OrtleyBio, leading providers of scientific operations and communications services to global biopharmaceutical companies and brands, with a primary focus on oncology and hematology therapeutic areas.
  • Blue Sea Capital portfolio company acquires Western Utilities Transformer Service, Inc.Jones Day represented Blue Sea Capital LLC in connection with the acquisition by portfolio company RESA Power, LLC, a market leader in power systems electrical testing, transformer services and life extension solutions for power distribution equipment, of Western Utilities Transformer Service, Inc.