Carlyle picks up UK visual effects company Disguise
March 9, 2021
The Carlyle Group has acquired a majority stake in extended reality technology provider Disguise. The London-based company specializes in visual effects for live events, using a combination of real-time 3D visualization software and hardware. Epic Games also participated in the transaction, taking a minority stake in Disguise, which has an existing partnership with Epic's Unreal Engine.