Altegrity and Marsh & McLennan Close Kroll
August 03, 2010 05:51 PM Eastern Daylight Time
FALLS CHURCH, Va.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Altegrity, Inc., an industry-leading provider of
information solutions to its clients around the world in the areas of screening, risk analysis, and security solutions, and
Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (NYSE: MMC), the global professional services firm, today announced the
completion of the acquisition of Kroll Inc. by Altegrity. The agreement to acquire Kroll was announced on June 7,
2010, and was subject to certain regulatory approvals and other customary closing conditions.
Altegrity, which is principally owned by Providence Equity Partners, acquired Kroll from MMC in an all-cash
transaction valued at $1.13 billion. Goldman, Sachs & Co. and Apollo Investment Corp. provided debt financing for
the transaction. MMC was advised by Perella Weinberg Partners and Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, LLP.
Altegrity was advised by Goldman, Sachs & Co. and Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
served as legal counsel to Altegrity and Providence.
Kroll becomes the newest member of the Altegrity family of businesses, joining USIS, HireRight, Explore, and
Altegrity Risk International (ARI). The acquisition brings together the highly complementary Altegrity and Kroll
business lines and further diversifies the business offerings of Altegrity.
About Altegrity, Inc.
Altegrity, a global screening and security solutions company headquartered in Falls Church, Va., has nearly 8,000
employees in locations around the world. Altegrity, which is the holding company for USIS, HireRight, Explore
Information Services, and Altegrity Risk International, partners with its government and commercial clients to help
them Make Decisions Smarter® by uncovering, reviewing, analyzing, and delivering information. Through its
operating companies, Altegrity is the largest commercial provider of background investigations for the government; a