Daniel Lopez


San Francisco

Daniel Lopez, a Partner in the San Francisco office, is a member of the M&A and Private Equity Group.

Daniel advises private equity funds and their portfolio companies in the tech and life sciences sectors on various strategic transactions, including leveraged buyouts, dispositions, carveouts, debt financings, growth equity investments and secondary transactions. Daniel also counsels boards, special committees, investors and other key stakeholders on fiduciary duty, securities law, corporate governance and equity compensation matters.

  • Select Clients

    Private Equity & Growth Equity

    • Warburg Pincus in acquisitions of and investments in health care information technology companies.
    • Turn/River Capital in acquisitions of and investments in SaaS and technology companies.
    • True Wind Capital in acquisitions of and investments in technology companies.
    • Bain Capital Ventures in a carve-out acquisition of an enterprise SaaS company.
    • Aptean, a portfolio company of TA Associates and Vista Equity Partners, in several add-on acquisitions of SaaS companies.
    • Ares Capital Corporation in debt and equity investments and strategic transactions involving technology companies.
    • Telegraph Hill Partners in acquisitions of and investments in life science, medical device and healthcare companies.

    Venture Capital

    • Canaan Partners in venture capital investments.
    • Canvas Ventures in venture capital investments.
    • Coatue Management in investments and secondary transactions.

    Select Transactions

    • Cruise Automation in its acquisition by General Motors.
    • Wrike in its strategic investment by Vista Equity Partners.
    • SecureLink in its strategic investment by Vista Equity Partners.
    • Swoop in its acquisition by W20 Group (New Mountain Capital).
    • Controlling shareholders of Dozuki in its investment by Marlin Equity Partners.
    • AVG in its $1.3 billion acquisition by Avast.
    • Molina Healthcare in its $231 million disposition of Molina Medicaid Solutions to DXC Technology.
    • Planet Labs in its acquisition of Google’s Terra Bella satellite unit.