Milan, May 23, 2017 - Law firms White & Case, Chiomenti, BonelliErede and Pavia e Ansaldo advised in the agreement for the sale of DentalPro, the leading Italian dental group, from Summit Partners, VAM Investments and other private investors to the private equity fund BC Partners.
The White & Case team which assisted Summit Partners and DentalPro for the Italian and English M&A aspects was headed by partner Leonardo Graffi (Milan) and Ian Bagshaw (London) with associates Alessandro Saganfreddo, Sara Scapin, Valerio Di Mascio and Alessandro Piga (Milan office) and Nicola Vella (London office).
BC Partners were assisted for Italian M&A aspects by Chiomenti with a team headed by Managing Partner Filippo Modulo with senior associate Damiano Battaglia with Manuela Cerulli and Marco Reale, for merger control aspects by the team of Prof. Cristoforo Osti and for English law aspects by the name partner Alastair Dickson of Dickson Minto together with James McClymont and his team.
DentalPro’s management were assisted by BonelliErede with a team headed by partners Alessandro Balp and Vittorio Pomarici with associates Augusto Praloran and Riccardo Denaro and by Studio Ludovici Piccone & Partners with partner Paolo Ludovici for tax aspects.
VAM Investments, a private equity holding, was assisted by a Pavia e Ansaldo team headed by partner Luca Cuomo with associates Artemis Tiamkaris and Eleonora Degli Abbati.