Antin Infrastructure Partners acquires FirstLight

FirstLight, a provider of fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud and voice services to enterprise and carrier customers throughout the Northeast, has announced that Antin Infrastructure Partners has completed the acquisition of FirstLight, the company said.

Antin acquired the company from private equity firm Oak Hill Capital Partners, Novacap and Riverside Partners.

Financial terms of the completed transaction were not disclosed.

Bank Street Group and TD Securities served as lead financial advisors to FirstLight and Oak Hill in connection with the transaction. Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison and Morgan Lewis served as legal counsel to FirstLight and Oak Hill. UBS Investment Bank served as exclusive financial advisor to Antin and Weil, Gotshal & Manges and Harris, Wiltshire & Grannis served as legal counsel.

FirstLight, headquartered in Albany, New York, provides fiber-optic data, Internet, data center, cloud and voice services to enterprise and carrier customers throughout the Northeast connecting nearly 8,000 locations in service with more than 20,000 locations serviceable by our 14,000-route mile network. To learn more about FirstLight, visit www.firstlight.net,