Baring PE Asia bets on Clarivate's Asia growth

Jean Eric Salata, founding partner of Baring Private Equity Asia, talks about about growing the carve-out from Thomson Reuters.

Baring PE Asia bets on Clarivate's Asia growth
The firm's patent and trademark literature going down well in Asia.

The execution of a carve-out from a multinational company can often be tricky. 

But private equity firms Baring Private Equity Asia and Onex are quickly managing to establish their $3.55 billion leveraged buyout of Intellectual Property Science IPS from Thomson Reuters as a standalone entity.

They closed the deal on October 3 and renamed the company Clarivate Analytics. The funds also named David Liu, who was previously head of China...

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