Farris acted as Canadian counsel to Eurazeo SE and 2Ride Group in their Acquisition of Troy Lee Designs. On March 16, 2022, Eurazeo SE, a French private equity fund, acquired through its majority-owned entity 2Ride Group (“2Ride”), the California-based brand Troy Lee Designs.
Founded in 1981, Troy Lee Designs is a globally recognized bike and moto lifestyle brand focused on producing innovative, safe and high-performance protective gear for the world’s fastest racers and enthusiasts. The brand offers top-of-the-range technical equipment dedicated to sports cycling and motorcycling. Since 2018, 2Ride has been a leading designer and producer of protective and technical equipment for motorcyclists and skiers. 2Ride is the parent company of the SHARK, Nolan, SEGURA, Bering and Carin Sport brands.
Farris’ team was led by Denise Nawata, and included Mark Chu (Tax), Peter Haley (Corporate/M&A) and Trevor Shum (Tax).