Otto is an associate in the Employment, Compensation & Benefits group within the Firm's Mergers & Acquisitions practice. He provides counsel to public and privately held companies, financial institutions and corporate executives on an array of employment, executive compensation and employee benefits matters, particularly in the context of corporate transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, financing arrangements and SPAC transactions.
Representation of CVC Capital Partners in a consortium of investors in the US$3.5 billion investment for a 22.55% stake in Authentic Brands Group LLC, a brand management company and owner of a portfolio of brand name companies.
Representation of CVC Growth Funds in its acquisition of Brightstarr Group (Unily), a market-leading SaaS platform enhancing employee engagement for global enterprises with subsidiaries in the United States and Australia.
Representation of Ledger Holdings Inc., parent company to LedgerX LLC, a digital currency futures and option exchange and clearinghouse, in its merger with and into a subsidiary of West Realm Shires Inc., a leading federally regulated cryptocurrency exchange.