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FisherBroyles Advises Motion Array on its $65 million Sale to KKR Portfolio Company Artlist

Jan 12, 2021
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(Atlanta, GA – January 12, 2021)—FisherBroyles, LLP is pleased to announce its client, Motion Array – a leading motion graphics company – has been acquired by Artlist, a portfolio company of global investment firm KKR, for $65 million.

FisherBroyles served as counsel to Motion Array, and the team was led by M&A partners Carl Johnston and Jeremy Cnudde. Kimberly Booher advised on GDPR and privacy issues, and Jonathan Cain advised on export compliance matters.

Motion Array, based in Atlanta, Georgia, provides a comprehensive subscription-based creative marketplace and technology solution for video creators, delivering high-quality digital media at an affordable price. Artlist, based in Tel Aviv, Israel, is a leading digital content licensing provider offering streamlined, high-quality creative assets for filmmakers and video creators.

Motion Array’s video capabilities, technology tools and versatile video template options, will allow Artlist to expand its digital stock media portfolio for video creators and filmmakers. Through the acquisition, Artlist will reach over six million users worldwide and grow its catalog by over half a million stock assets.

Carl R. Johnston, Partner at FisherBroyles, said:

“We were proud to support our client Motion Array in the next step of its corporate journey via its acquisition by Artlist. We are proud to have helped Motion Array negotiate its agreement with Artlist and I would like to pass my thanks on to all parties involved in this transaction.”

Eri Levin, co-founder of Motion Array, said:

“Our deal would not have happened without the help of FisherBroyles. Their expertise and large network of specialized professionals meant we had the right answers at the right time. FisherBroyles was focused on our best interests every step of the way.”

 

Further information

 

FisherBroyles

Michael Pierson, Managing Partner, Global Corporate

[email protected]

Direct: +1.202.445.3779

 

Carl R. Johnston, Partner

[email protected]

Direct: +1.404.556.3675

 

Thoburns

John Gill

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Direct: + 44 7860 410272

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