For more than sixty years we have been one of the leading Italian law firms dealing with M&A and private equity, which have always been among the key focuses of our business.

Our clients range from international groups, Italian and international institutional investors and private equity funds to small and medium-sized enterprises.

We have market-leading experience in advising on complex cross border acquisitions and international joint ventures. Our recognized international expertise in the sector enables us to provide high value added service in investment transactions, whether carried out by Italian companies abroad or foreign companies in Italy.

The team’s advice and assistance covers all the typical phases of M&A transactions, from structuring to due diligence, to drafting and negotiating contract documentation, to fulfilling company and regulatory requirements, to closing and any post-closing obligations.

Our assistance also covers the entire range of extraordinary transactions, including:

  • Mergers, demergers, capital increases and contributions of assets
  • Acquisition and disposal of shares
  • Transfers of undertakings and transfers of business unit
  • Investment agreements and shareholders’ agreements
  • Joint ventures
  • Privatisations
  • Takeover bids, share-for-share offers.

For more than sixty years we have been one of the leading Italian law firms dealing with M&A and private equity, which have always been among the key focuses of our business.

Our clients range from international groups, Italian and international institutional investors and private equity funds to small and medium-sized enterprises.

We have market-leading experience in advising on complex cross border acquisitions and international joint ventures. Our recognized international expertise in the sector enables us to provide high value added service in investment transactions, whether carried out by Italian companies abroad or foreign companies in Italy.

The team’s advice and assistance covers all the typical phases of M&A transactions, from structuring to due diligence, to drafting and negotiating contract documentation, to fulfilling company and regulatory requirements, to closing and any post-closing obligations.

Our assistance also covers the entire range of extraordinary transactions, including:

  • Mergers, demergers, capital increases and contributions of assets
  • Acquisition and disposal of shares
  • Transfers of undertakings and transfers of business unit
  • Investment agreements and shareholders’ agreements
  • Joint ventures
  • Privatisations
  • Takeover bids, share-for-share offers.

LAWYERS

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Bianchi Stefano
MANAGING PARTNER
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Rossi Carlo Emanuele
PARTNER
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Pavia Bruno R.
SOCIO ONORARIO
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Galeano Giuseppe Alessandro
PARTNER
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Guirado Garcia Roberto
OF COUNSEL
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Prisco Milena
OF COUNSEL
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Marchiori Francesca
COUNSEL
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Bianchi Stefano
MANAGING PARTNER
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Rossi Carlo Emanuele
PARTNER
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Pavia Bruno R.
SOCIO ONORARIO
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Galeano Giuseppe Alessandro
PARTNER
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Guirado Garcia Roberto
OF COUNSEL
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Prisco Milena
OF COUNSEL
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Marchiori Francesca
COUNSEL

NEWS AND EVENTS

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15 Dec 22: Named Group acquires New Penta from Orienta Capital Partners: the advisors

Named Group acquires New Penta from Orienta Capital Partners: the advisors Milan, 15 December 2022 – Orienta Capital Partners, a company specialising in investments in SMEs, and entrepreneur Guido Dracone have sold 100% of the shares in New Penta to the Named Group, an Italian player active in the market for food supplements, medical devices and cosmetics.   At the same time, both Orienta Capital Partners and Guido Dracone, who maintains the position of managing director of New Penta, reinvested in the Specchiasol group. As stated in a note, New Penta’s entry into the Specchiasol Group allows both companies to…

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1 Dec 22: Minerva Hub acquires Meccaniche Luciani. All the firms

Minerva Hub acquires Meccaniche Luciani. All the firms Milan, 1 December 2022 – Minerva Hub, through its subsidiary SP Plast Creating, today finalised the acquisition of the entire capital of Luciani & Co., the holding company of the Meccaniche Luciani group.   Minerva Hub is the parent company of the platform of Italian companies specialising in the supply of products, components and services for accessories for major international fashion and luxury brands, aggregated by the Xenon Private Equity fund. Meccaniche Luciani is a Marche-based company specialising in high-precision moulds for plastic polymer components for fashion and luxury accessories.   In…

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18 Nov 22: Law firms in the birth of Excellera Advisory Group

Law firms in the birth of Excellera Advisory Group   Milan, November  18, 2022  – Cattaneo Zanetto & Co., a firm active in government affairs services, and Community, a group dedicated to communication and reputation management, announce today that they have joined forces, creating the holding company Excellera Advisory Group.   Thanks to the financial and strategic support of Xenon Private Equity, this agreement is the first step toward the creation of a broader aggregation of professional entities to compete in Europe as well.   Excellera Advisory Group will be able to count on an aggregate turnover of more than 25…

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14 Nov 22: Pavia and Ansaldo with Waico in the acquisition of the control of Italforni

Pavia and Ansaldo with Waico in the acquisition of the control of Italforni   Milan, November 14, 2022 – The Waico Group, among Italy’s leaders in artisanal pastry, bakery and pizzeria machinery, has completed the acquisition of Pesaro-based company Italforni, which is active in the design and production of ovens, mainly for the artisanal pizzeria market.   The acquisition of Italforni represents for Waico a confirmation of the aggregation strategy pursued by its controlling shareholder Mindful Capital Partners. Waico itself, in fact, was born from the merger of three operators of artisanal bakery machines, Vitella, Starmix and Effedue, acquired simultaneously…

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8 Nov 22: Berardi Bullonerie acquires Clas: the advisors involved

Berardi Bullonerie acquires Clas: the advisors involved   Milan, November 8, 2022 – The Law Firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team coordinated by the partner Alberto Bianco and formed by Martina Bosi, Martina Villa and Luca Cabato assisted Berardi Bullonerie, portfolio company of the H.I.G. Capital fund, in relation to all legal profiles of the acquisition of 100% of the share capital of Clas S.r.l, a company based in Moncalieri (TO) that specializes in the distribution of personal protective equipment (PPE) as well as in the provision of customized, high value-added services that include customer-focused consulting, the offer of…

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3 Nov 22: Pavia e Ansaldo in the sale of 100% of Movincar and CGM to French Aprolis

Pavia e Ansaldo in the sale of 100% of Movincar and CGM to French Aprolis   Milan, 3 November, 2022 – The law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team coordinated by Massimiliano Elia and composed by Pietro Miazzi and Allegra Ovazza, assisted the shareholders of the companies Movincar S.p.A. and CGM S.p.A. in the sale of 100% of their shareholdings to the French company Aprolis, a leading distributor and supplier of material handling equipment, both in France and internationally.   The Movincar Group and CGM are among the most important companies in Italy in the field of airport, marine…

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6 Oct 22: Chiomenti and Pavia e Ansaldo in the joint venture with CDP Venture Capital SGR, the FOMAS group and PUNCH Torino S.p.A. in the additive manufacturing sector

Chiomenti and Pavia e Ansaldo in the joint venture with CDP Venture Capital SGR, the FOMAS group and PUNCH Torino S.p.A. in the additive manufacturing sector   Milan, 6 October, 2022 – CDP Venture Capital SGR, through the Fund Boost Innovation, the FOMAS group, through the controlled company MIMETE S.r.l., and PUNCH Torino S.p.A., have signed binding agreements regarding a joint venture, MadeinAdd, which will operate in the additive manufacturing sector for the ideation, creation and development of a digital marketplace and of a productive owner hub specializing in the sector of additive manufacturing.   Chiomenti assisted CDP Venture Capital…

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6 Oct 22: Pavia e Ansaldo with Threestones for the acquisition of the twelfth residence in Spain

Pavia e Ansaldo with Threestones for the acquisition of the twelfth residence in Spain   Barcelona, 6 October, 2022 – The Law Firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team composed by the partner responsible for the Barcelona office, Meritxell Roca Ortega, and by the associates Javier Vicente and Adriano Belloni, assisted the Luxembourg fund manager Threestones Capital Management S.A. in the acquisition of the residence for the elderly ‘Quercus’ (Ourense) by the fund TSC Eurocare IV Real Estate Fund, established in 2021, with which Threestones extended to twelve its portfolio of residential centers for the elderly in Spain.   Threestones…

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3 Oct 22: The Firms Pavia e Ansaldo and Biscozzi Nobili Piazza in the transaction for the entry in the capital of the Zenit Group of the Japanese multinational Tsurumi Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

The Firms Pavia e Ansaldo and Biscozzi Nobili Piazza in the transaction for the entry in the capital of the Zenit Group of the Japanese multinational Tsurumi Manufacturing Co., Ltd.   Milan, 3 October, 2022 – The Law Firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team composed by the lawyer Adriano Villa (country Partner for Japan) and by the lawyer Alessandra Grandoni (Counsel), assisted Tsurumi Manufacturing Co., Ltd (“Tsurumi Pump”), a Japanese multinational company listed in the first segment of Tokyo’s stock exchange and a leader in the production and distribution of electric pumps, for the corporate aspects under Italian law…

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30 Sep 22: Pavia e Ansaldo with Customs Support Group B.V. in the acquisition of M.C.S. Mediterranean Customs Services S.r.l. (Genoa) and Mediterranean  Customs Services – S.r.l. (La Spezia)

Pavia e Ansaldo with Customs Support Group B.V. in the acquisition of M.C.S. Mediterranean Customs Services S.r.l. (Genoa) and Mediterranean  Customs Services – S.r.l. (La Spezia)   Milan, 30 September, 2022 – Pavia e Ansaldo assisted Customs Support Group B.V., a European group active in the customs sector, in the acquisition of the entire corporate capital of M.C.S. Mediterranean Customs Services S.r.l., with offices in Genoa along with M.C.S. Mediterranean Customs Services – S.r.l., with offices in La Spezia. The two target companies are well known customs operators based in strategic locations of the Liguria region and can count on…

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14 Sep 22: Orienta Capital Partners acquires ILMA: the firms

Orienta Capital Partners acquires ILMA: the firms Milan, 14 September, 2022 – Orienta Capital Partners, a company specializing in investments in SMEs with a high potential of growth, acquired – in the context of the vanguard project “FA R Evolution” founded on four pillars: innovation, technology, eco-sustainability and digital transition – the majority of ILMA, a business in Cuneo specializing in the design and production of roofs, walls and other wooden structures for traditional and bio constructions. Indigo Capital (also lender of the transaction through a mezzanine bond loan) and the manager Marco Alberani, who has also took office as…

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29 Jul 22: Aksia towards the control of Gommatex Spalmati: the firms

Aksia towards the control of Gommatex Spalmati: the firms Milan, 29 July, 2022 – The fund Aksia Capital V acquired a control shareholding in Gommatex Spalmati S.r.l., a company in Prato specializing in the production of high quality coagulated and smeared materials, innovative, sustainable and highly customizable destined to the main brands in fashion and luxury. Founded in 1960 by the Giovannelli family, Gommatex is a long-established company, a leading player in the production of coagulated, smeared and printed fabrics and in the realization of finishings and nobilitations on denim jacquard materials – starting from raw fabric based on polyurethane…

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29 Jul 22: Sonepar Italia S.p.A. acquires Cioffi Renato S.r.l. assisted by Pavia e Ansaldo Law Firm

Sonepar Italia S.p.A. acquires Cioffi Renato S.r.l. assisted by Pavia e Ansaldo Law Firm Milan, 29 July, 2022 – Law Firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with the lawyers Daniele Carminati (Partner) and Maria Giulia Gallinelli (Associate), in coordination with the General Counsel, Corporate Affairs and Compliance of Sonepar Group, Emanuele Decataldo, assisted Sonepar Italia S.p.A., a worldwide leader in the market of distribution of electrical equipment, in the acquisition of the corporate capital of Cioffi Renato S.r.l., a company active in the sector of the distribution of electrical equipment in the Region of Puglia.   In particular, the Firm managed aspects…

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21 Jul 22: Pavia e Ansaldo and Delfino e Associati, Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP for the €17 million investment round of Unobravo

Pavia e Ansaldo and Delfino e Associati, Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP for the €17 million investment round of Unobravo   Milan, 21 July, 2022 – Unobravo, online psychology service and Benefit Company, completed an investment round equal to 17 million euro, led by Insight Partners, a venture capital and private equity fund with headquarters in New York among the most active in the global panorama, which contributed to the growth of startup and scaleup of excellence such as Calm, world leading service of meditation and mindfulness, but also Twitter, Delivery Hero, Shopify, Trivago, Qonto and many others. The particularly…

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19 Jul 22: Pavia e Ansaldo and Giovannelli e Associati in the closing of an A+ Series round of iGenius

Pavia e Ansaldo and Giovannelli e Associati in the closing of an A+ Series round of iGenius   Milan, 19 July, 2022 – iGenius S.p.A. completed an A+ Series investment round for a total of 10 million euro led by NovaCapital and with the participation of BlackSheep MadTech Fund.   iGenius furnishes to companies – through its platform – solutions for decision intelligence in Software as a Service modality, able to make persons and data dialogue and interact by using natural language. iGenius offers a platform of AI composed by three main technologies. Firstly, it is possible to index business…

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19 Jul 22: Pavia e Ansaldo with Threestones Capital for the acquisition of the eleventh residence in Spain

Pavia e Ansaldo with Threestones Capital for the acquisition of the eleventh residence in Spain   Barcelona, 19 July, 2022 – The Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team composed by the partner responsible of the Barcelona office, Meritxell Roca Ortega, and by the associates Javier Vicente and Adriano Belloni, assisted the Lux fund manager Threestones Capital Management S.A. in the acquisition of the residence for the elderly ‘Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe’ (Cáceres) by the fund TSC Eurocare IV Real Estate Fund, recently established, through which Threestones enlarged to eleven its portfolio of nursing homes for the elderly in…

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19 Jul 22: The firms in the round of 10 millions of Betaglue Technologies

The firms in the round of 10 millions of Betaglue Technologies   Milan, 19 July, 2022 – BetaGlue Technologies, a strongly innovative business operating in Life Sciences, announces the closing of an investment round of 10 million euro. Fin Posillipo (Petrone Group), Kairos Partners SGR, LIFTT (Venture Capital led by Stefano Buono, founder of AAA, and Giovanni Tesoriere), Neva Sgr (Intesa Sanpaolo Group), Profequycapital and Romed, will enter the corporate capital of the company with a reinvestment of Innogest Capital and Panakès Partners, already present in the corporate capital. Pavia e Ansaldo, with the partner Carlo Trucco and the associate…

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8 Jul 22: BonelliErede and Pavia e Ansaldo in the acquisition of Labrenta by Guala Closures

BonelliErede and Pavia e Ansaldo in the acquisition of Labrenta by Guala Closures Milan, 8 July, 2022 – BonelliErede assisted Guala Closures, a multinational group leader in the production of closures for bottles of spirits, wine, mineral water and olive oil, in reaching the agreement for the acquisition of Labrenta, a company in Vicenza specializing in high-end closure solutions for the sector of wine & spirits.   The acquisition of Labrenta allows Guala Closures to strengthen even more its presence in the segment of luxury closures and realize important synergies at an industrial and commercial level thanks to the complete…

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8 Jul 22: DLA Piper, Pavia e Ansaldo and Dentons in the entry of Lynx in PIC Informatica

DLA Piper, Pavia e Ansaldo and Dentons in the entry of Lynx in PIC Informatica Milan, 8 July, 2022 – International Law firm DLA Piper assisted Lynx S.p.A., system integrator specializing in the design and realization of technological solutions supporting large companies in the utility sector, banks, insurance companies and public administrations, owned by the fund FSI as for 49,99% since November, 2021, in the acquisition of a shareholding equal to 60% of the corporate capital of PIC Servizi per l’Informatica S.r.l., a company active since 1990 and specializing in consultancy and in informatic services, located in Arezzo and with…

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5 Jul 22: Tax & Legal Marathon

Tax & Legal Marathon   5 LUGLIO 2022 9.00-13.00 14.00-18.00   ESG/Private Equity – La nostra Milena Prisco alla Tax & Legal Marathon di AIFI – Associazione Italiana Private Equity, Venture Capital e Private Debt per parlare di Modelli di governance, diversity e inclusione  con particolare riferimento alla normativa comunitaria e agli standard di riferimento nell’ambito della finanza sostenibile e alle recenti novità della proposta di direttiva UE sulle “quote rosa”. DOWNLOAD

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30 Jun 22: Pavia e Ansaldo with RDR S.p.A. in the acquisition of NEXUS TLC S.r.l.

Pavia e Ansaldo with RDR S.p.A. in the acquisition of NEXUS TLC S.r.l. Milan, 30 June, 2022 – RDR S.p.A., a company located in Torre del Greco (NA) a leader in the sector of the Integrated Cycle of Water, with 270 employees and a turnover of more than 50 million euros in 2021, expands to make room for innovation, with the entry of the innovative SME Nexus TLC S.r.l. located in Naples, specializing in the sector of IoT (Internet of Things). The acquisition will allow RDR to develop new solutions for the safety and monitoring of water networks thanks to…

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28 Jun 22: Pavia e Ansaldo and Chiomenti in the agreement between CDP Equity and FM for the capital increase of € 140 million for GPI

Pavia e Ansaldo and Chiomenti in the agreement between CDP Equity and FM for the capital increase of € 140 million for GPI   Milan, 28 June, 2022 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo assisted GPI S.p.A., a company listed on the Euronext Milan market, along with its controlling shareholder, FM S.r.l., in the structuring of the transaction and the negotiation of an agreement with CDP Equity S.p.A., aiming at executing a capital increase with the exclusion of the option right by GPI S.p.A., reserved to CDP Equity S.p.A., to FM S.r.l. and to a number of institutional investors for…

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26 May 22: Pavia e Ansaldo and Arkios Legal in the management by-out of Conforama Italia

Pavia e Ansaldo and Arkios Legal in the management by-out of Conforama Italia   Milan, 26 May 2022 – Conforama Holding S.A., a company belonging to the Steinhoff international Group, transferred 100% of the corporate capital of the controlled company Conforama Italia S.p.A., through a management by-out transaction, to a company owned by three of its managers.   Conforama Italia is one of the main Italian operators on the retail market of interior decoration and pieces of furniture and decor, with approximately 1,400 employees and 20 megastores located on the whole national territory.   The Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo…

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2 May 22: Project Informatica towards the control of 3P: the firms

Project Informatica towards the control of 3P: the firms   Milan, 2 May, 2022 – The Law Firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team coordinated by the partner Alberto Bianco and formed by Martina Bosi and Giulio Nobile assisted Project Informatica S.r.l., a company controlled by the fund HIG Europe, in the acquisition of 3P Technologies S.r.l., a system integrator counting on a thirty-year experience in the advisory, designing and integration of audio, video, multimedia and home & building automation technologies and solutions, active on the corporate, educational, retail and hospitality markets. The entry of 3P in the Project Group,…

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29 Apr 22: Pavia e Ansaldo with Customs Support Group B.V. in the acquisition of Essedi Operatori Doganali S.p.A. and Essedi-Trucks S.r.l.

Pavia e Ansaldo with Customs Support Group B.V. in the acquisition of Essedi Operatori Doganali S.p.A. and Essedi-Trucks S.r.l. Milan, 29 aprile 2022 – Pavia e Ansaldo assisted Customs Support Group B.V., a European group active in the customs field, in the acquisition of the entire corporate capital of Essedi Operatori Doganali S.p.A. and of the controlled entity Essedi-Trucks S.r.l.. Founded in 1994, Essedi Operatori Doganali S.p.A. is a recognized customs operator located in Emilia Romagna that has grown significantly since 1994 becoming the first company in the area of Reggio Emilia to obtain -in 2008- the AEO status and…

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27 Apr 22: Pavia e Ansaldo and Giliberti Triscornia for the entry of Kordsa in Microtex

Pavia e Ansaldo and Giliberti Triscornia for the entry of Kordsa in Microtex   Milano, 27 April, 2022 – Kordsa, a company specializing in reinforcement technologies belonging to the Turkish group Sabanci, entered the capital of Microtex Composites, a company of the group Becagli, specializing in the production of fabrics and advanced composites. Kordsa was assisted in the operation by the law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with the partner Daniele Carminati and the counsel Chiara Andreotti, supported by the associate Giorgia Daniele and, for administrative and environmental aspects, by the associate Giampaolo Grechi. Labour law aspects and the drafting of…

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20 Apr 22: Pavia e Ansaldo with Sonepar Italia in the acquisition of Majorano S.p.A.

Pavia e Ansaldo with Sonepar Italia in the acquisition of Majorano S.p.A. Milan, 20 April, 2022 – The Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with the lawyers Daniele Carminati (Partner) and Maria Giulia Gallinelli (Associate), in coordination with the General Counsel, Corporate Affairs and Compliance of the Group Sonepar, Emanuele Decataldo, assisted Sonepar Italia S.p.A., a worldwide leading company in the market of the distribution of electric material, in the acquisition of the business branch referring to Majorano S.p.A.   The Firm, in particular, managed aspects regarding the legal due diligence and the drafting and negotiation of the acquisition agreements.  …

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5 Apr 22: Azimut Libera Impresa acquires control of the group Cbg Acciai: the firms involved

Azimut Libera Impresa acquires control of the group Cbg Acciai: the firms involved Milan, 5 April, 2022 – Azimut Libera Impresa Sgr, on behalf of the private equity funds Azimut Demos 1 and Az ELTIF – Ophelia, reached together with the Luxembourgish investment group HLD Group, investing as a minority, a binding agreement for the acquisition of 80% of Cbg Acciai, from Xenon Private Equity VII. The family of the entrepreneur Filippini Fantoni will reinvest with a minority shareholding (20%).   The group Cbg Acciai, founded in 1966 and with headquarters in Caronno Pertusella (in the province of Varese), is…

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23 Mar 22: Pavia e Ansaldo with Threestones Capital for the acquisition of the tenth residence in Spain

Pavia e Ansaldo with Threestones Capital for the acquisition of the tenth residence in Spain Barcelona, 23 March 2022 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team composed by the partner responsible of the Barcelona office, Meritxell Roca Ortega, and by the associates Javier Vicente García and Adriano Belloni Román, assisted the Lux fund manager Threestones Capital Management S.A., in the acquisition of the residence for the elderly Palacio de Leceñes (Asturias) by the fund TSC Eurocare IV Real Estate Fund, recently established, with which Threestones extended to ten its portfolio of residential centres for the elderly in Spain….

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22 Mar 22: Pavia e Ansaldo, Baldi Finance and Baldi & Partners in the entry of Cadicagroup in Varcotex

Pavia e Ansaldo, Baldi Finance and Baldi & Partners in the entry of Cadicagroup in Varcotex Milano, 22 March, 2022 – The fund H.I.G. Capital has concluded the acquisition of Varcotex S.p.A., through its portfolio company Cadicagroup S.r.l., a group specializing in the supply of accessories for the main clothing brands, active in the premium and absolute luxury segments.   With head offices in Carpi (Modena) and with approximately 60 employees, Varcotex is a company active since 1982 in the direct production of fabric labels, tags, printed and leather labels, mainly for the luxury sector.   The transaction represents an…

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21 Mar 22: Pavia e Ansaldo with CBG Acciai in the acquisition of EDM Lame

Pavia e Ansaldo with CBG Acciai in the acquisition of EDM Lame   Milan, 21 March, 2022 – The transaction regarding the acquisition, by CBG Acciai S.p.A., of 80% of EDM Lame S.r.l., has been executed. The target is a company active in the production and maintenance of band saw blades, and the transaction, which led CBG Acciai to detain the entire corporate capital of the target, engages in the growth process of the group CBG Acciai started in September 2019 with the entry by the Xenon Fund, under the guidance of Franco Prestigiacomo (supported in this transaction by Francesco…

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17 Mar 22: Pavia e Ansaldo with ViViBanca in the acquisition of 30% of CB Finanziamenti S.r.l.

Pavia e Ansaldo with ViViBanca in the acquisition of 30% of CB Finanziamenti S.r.l. Turin, 17 marzo 2022 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo with a team coordinated by Massimiliano Elia and made up of Rossana Tirenna and Allegra Ovazza, assisted ViviBanca in the acquisition of 30% of the company CB Finanziamenti S.r.l., active on the Italian market in the context of the financing and transfer of a fifth of the salary operations.   The goal is to increase the capillarity and presence of the Group ViViBanca on all the national territory and to strengthen even more the commercial structure…

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1 Mar 22: Sustainability mission for Pavia e Ansaldo: Milena Prisco, responsible ESG of the Firm

Sustainability mission for Pavia e Ansaldo: Milena Prisco, responsible ESG of the Firm Milan, 1st March, 2022 – The international law firm Pavia e Ansaldo communicates the entry of the lawyer Milena Prisco as Of Counsel. With a strong vocation and specific competences in ESG matters, the lawyer Prisco, starting from the 1st of March, will join the Corporate M&A and Compliance departments of the Firm.   Milena Prisco has matured a solid experience in the sectors of tech M&A and Venture Capital assisting investors, tech companies and listed companies. Milena is an active member of associations promoting the issues…

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15 Feb 22: Zolva acquires Euro Service: the firms

Zolva acquires Euro Service: the firms   Milan, 15 February, 2022 – Zolva, a leading Norwegian operator with a number of offices in Europe, active in the acquisition and management of portfolios of non performing credits mainly from financial institutions, finalized the acquisition of Euro Service S.p.A. from the Persici family.   With the acquisition of Euro Service, a company with head office in Rome and active since 1998 on the market of NPLs, Zolva establishes a strong base in Italy with the view of a future growth and a potential consolidation on the market.   The purchaser was assisted…

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11 Feb 22: Pavia e Ansaldo with SUSI Partners for the creation of a platform for the development of photovoltaic plants

Pavia e Ansaldo with SUSI Partners for the creation of a platform for the development of photovoltaic plants Milan, 11 February, 2022 – SUSI Partners, a leading global manager of infrastructural funds with head offices in Switzerland, through its Energy Transition Fund (SETF), established a platform for the development and management of solar photovoltaic projects in Italy in cooperation with an expert team of developers of projects of “clean energy”. The platform will develop, realize and manage solar photovoltaic plants of medium and large dimensions for a total capacity estimated in 500MW.   Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo assisted SUSI…

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3 Feb 22: H.I.G. Europe enters in Berardi Bullonerie: the advisors

H.I.G. Europe enters in Berardi Bullonerie: the advisors   Milan, 3 February, 2022 – H.I.G. Europe, led in Italy by Raffaele Legnani and with a team composed by Giovanni Guglielmi, Gian Matteo Franzoia and Giovanni Cabassi, executed the acquisition from the Berardi family, through a buy out transaction, of a controlling stake in the group referring to Berardi Bullonerie S.r.l., which is a leading operator in the Italian market of the distribution of fixing elements and of the supply of integrated logistic services.   Since its establishment in 1919 the Berardi Group is the go-to partner for Italian industrial companies…

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27 Jan 22: Pavia e Ansaldo with Threestones Capital for the acquisition of the ninth residence in Spain

Pavia e Ansaldo with Threestones Capital for the acquisition of the ninth residence in Spain   Barcelona, 27 January, 2022 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team composed by the partner responsible of the Barcelona office, Meritxell Roca Ortega, and by the associates Javier Vicente García and Adriano Belloni Román, assisted the Luxembourg fund manager Threestones Capital Management S.A., in the acquisition of the residence for the elderly “CleceVitam” (León), thus extending to nine its portfolio of residential centres for the elderly in Spain.   The residence will continue to be managed by CleceVitam, the current operator of…

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23 Dec 21: Pavia e Ansaldo and DWF in the acquisition of Mollica and MACC

Pavia e Ansaldo and DWF in the acquisition of Mollica and MACC  Milano, 23 dicembre 2021 – Pavia e Ansaldo assisted Customs Support Group B.V., a European group active in the customs field, in the acquisition of the entire corporate capital of Mollica Customs Services S.r.l. and MACC S.r.l. (Mollica Group). Mollica Customs Services S.r.l. is an affirmed and known company on the relative market, a customs broker located strategically in the offices of Milan, Peschiera Borromeo, Pozzuolo Martesana, Osmannoro, Dalmine and Ferno.   The team of Pavia e Ansaldo was led by the Partner Anna Saraceno with the support of…

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23 Dec 21: Project Informatica towards the control of Extraordy: the firms

Project Informatica towards the control of Extraordy: the firms  Milano, 23 dicembre 2021 – Project Informatica, the portfolio company of H.I.G. Europe – European branch of the international investment fund H.I.G. Capital, continues its growth route through external businesses. Project Informatica in fact signed a binding agreement for the acquisition of a majority shareholding in Extraordy, Red Hat official partner in Italy for training, awarded with the first designation “Red Hat Certified Architect” in Italy and fourteenth in the world. Based in Milan, Extraordy counts on a premier partnership with Red Hat thanks to approximately 20 years of cooperation in…

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22 Dec 21: Pavia e Ansaldo and Gitti and Partners in the entry of Mandarin Capital Partners in Croci S.p.A.

Pavia e Ansaldo and Gitti and Partners in the entry of Mandarin Capital Partners in Croci S.p.A. Milano, 23 dicembre 2021 – The closing of the acquisition by Mandarin Capital Partners of 70% of the corporate capital of Croci S.p.A. with the aim of accelerating the expansion on international markets, has taken place; the target is a leading Italian company in the sector of the accessories for pets and aquariology.   Croci S.p.A. was established approximately 30 years ago near Varese by the entrepreneur Dario Croci and, over the years, it transformed its business model evolving from distributor to brand…

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14 Dec 21: Pavia e Ansaldo with ViViBanca and LS Lexjus Sinacta with Credem in the transaction on I.FI.VE.R.

Pavia e Ansaldo with ViViBanca and LS Lexjus Sinacta with Credem in the transaction on I.FI.VE.R.   Turin, 14 December, 2021 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team composed by the of counsel Massimiliano Elia and the associates Allegra Ovazza and Rossana Tirenna, assisted ViViBanca spa, a leader in the sector of the granting of consumer credit, on corporate M&A and banking aspects of the transaction for the acquisition of the whole participation owned by Credem in I.FI.VE.R. S.p.A., equal to 55% of the corporate capital.   With this transaction, ViViBanca confirms the efficacy of its growth strategy…

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2 Dec 21: All the law firms in the acquisition of Procosme by Mandarin Capital Partners

All the law firms in the acquisition of Procosme by Mandarin Capital Partners   Milan, 2nd December, 2021 – The law firm Cappelli RCCD assisted the private equity fund Mandarin Capital Partners in the acquisition of the entire share capital of Procosme, an historical Lombard enterprise founded by the Pisana family representing a research, formulation and production hub for excellency cosmetics. The acquisition was formalized through the newly established holding Ymenso after 12 months from the investment in Nuova Fapam (Parnazzini family), aiming at continuing the growth and internationalization strategy of the group in the haircare sector. The Mandarin Capital…

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30 Nov 21: Pavia e Ansaldo with Project Informatica in the acquisition of Converge  

Pavia e Ansaldo with Project Informatica in the acquisition of Converge Milan, 30 November, 2021 – Project Informatica, the portfolio company controlled by H.I.G. Europe – European branch of the international investment fund H.I.G. Capital, continues its growth route through external businesses. The company has in fact signed a binding agreement for the acquisition of 100 per cent of the corporate capital of Converge S.p.A., a company located in Rome leading system integrator specializing in the supply of infrastructural solutions, hardware and software, mainly devoted to clients belonging to the public sector. The company counts on a consolidated know-how in…

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24 Nov 21: Labomar complets the acquisition of Labiotre

Labomar complets the acquisition of Labiotre   Milano, 24 novembre 2021 – Labomar S.p.A., an Italian nutraceutical company active at an international level and listed on the Euronext Growth Milan market, acquired from the company Biodue S.p.A. the remaining 51,2% of the capital of Labiotre S.r.l., specializing in the production of vegetable extracts and with offices in Tuscany.   For legal aspects of the transaction Labomar was assisted by Pavia e Ansaldo Law firm, with the partner Mia Rinetti and the associate Francesco Savi. For the financial due diligence and the tax due diligence Consimp intervened. Gatti Pavesi Bianchi Ludovici…

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22 Nov 21: Pavia e Ansaldo with Riello Investimenti Partners SGR supporting the growth of Werther International S.p.A.

Pavia e Ansaldo with Riello Investimenti Partners SGR supporting the growth of Werther International S.p.A.   Milan, 22 November, 2021 – Riello Investimenti Partners SGR, through the second private debt fund Impresa Italia II, has underwritten 7 million euros in bonds emitted by Werther International S.p.A., one of the Italian leading companies in the production and marketing of equipment for garages, tyre repairers and car services and one of the main manufacturers of lifting bridges both for wheel and railway transport. The Group operates at a global level, with a solid presence in the most relevant and strategic markets, thanks…

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17 Nov 21: Pavia e Ansaldo with HIG and Project Informatica in the acquisition of Sinthera

Pavia e Ansaldo with HIG and Project Informatica in the acquisition of Sinthera   Milan, 17 November, 2021 – The Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team led by the partner Alberto Bianco and formed by Martina Bosi, Andrea Romanò and Biancamaria Veronese, along with Valentina Simonelli and Francesca Guglielmino in relation to labour law aspects, assisted H.I.G. Europe, European branch of the International investment Fund H.I.G. Capital, in the acquisition, through its portfolio company Project Informatica, of Sinthera S.r.l. a company operating in the Italian information technology market.   Sinthera, with offices in Udine, Padova and Reggio Emilia,…

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5 Nov 21: All the firms involved in the Canepa S.p.A. transaction

All the firms involved in the Canepa S.p.A. transaction Milan, 5 November, 2021 – Canepa spa, a historical company operating in the sector of the production and sale of fabrics, has been the centre of a transaction for its capital strengthening with the view of an early exit from the composition with creditors on a going concern basis procedure (“Concordato preventivo in continuità”) and the relaunch of its activity, with the support – on the entrepreneur Michele Canepa’s side – of Muzinich & Co SGR (on behalf of the Fund Azimut ELTIF Capital Solution) and of Invitalia (as managing company…

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26 Oct 21: Profili penali nelle operazioni straordinarie nel contesto europeo

Profili penali nelle operazioni straordinarie nel contesto europeo MARTEDÌ 26 OTTOBRE 2021 DALLE 16:30 ALLE 19:30   SALUTI INIZIALI Giovanni Lega Presidente ASLA Vinicio Nardo Presidente Ordine degli Avvocati di Milano Ernesto Sarno Presidente Commissione Giustizia Penale dell’Ordine degli Avvocati di Milano Paola De Pascalis Osservatorio dei Penalisti degli Studi multipractice   TAVOLA ROTONDA Giuseppe M. Giacomini Moderatore, Studio Legale Conte & Giacomini Avvocati Giorgio Totis Group Compliance VP Prysmian Eugenio Fusco Procuratore Aggiunto – Procura della Repubblica di Milano Andrea Chiusani New Deal Advisor Ne discutono con i relatori i componenti del direttivo dell’Osservatorio dei Penalisti degli Studi Multipractice…

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7 Oct 21: All the Firms involved in the closing of the transaction for the investment in the Itelyum Group

All the Firms involved in the closing of the transaction for the investment in the Itelyum Group   Milan, 7 October, 2021 – The closing of the transaction for the investment by Stirling Capital Partners’ fourth fund in partnership with the German fund DBAG has taken place.   This investment is inserted in the wider context of the agreements for the acquisition of shares from Stirling Square Capital Partners’ third fund, assisted, together with the other vendors, by Pavia e Ansaldo with the partners Stefano Bianchi and Paola Carlotti with the associates Giovanni Gila and Riccardo Robuschi as well. The…

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4 Oct 21: Pavia e Ansaldo and Spada Partners with TMCI Padovan in the acquisition of SAP Italia

Pavia e Ansaldo and Spada Partners with TMCI Padovan in the acquisition of SAP Italia  Milan, 4 October, 2021 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team coordinated by the partner Alberto Bianco and formed by Erica Lepore, Biancamaria Veronese and Andrea Romanò assisted TMCI Padovan S.p.A. – a leading company in the manufacture and marketing of systems for the production of wine, margarine, soft drinks and beer, controlled by Synergo Capital through the fund Sinergia II – in the signing of a binding agreement, with the Radice Family, aiming at acquiring 100% of the corporate capital of SAP…

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4 Oct 21: Pavia e Ansaldo opens in Turin with Massimiliano Elia

Pavia e Ansaldo opens in Turin with Massimiliano Elia   Turin, 04 October, 2021 – The expansion process of the Law Firm Pavia e Ansaldo continues with the opening of the new office in Turin located at no. 18 of Corso Luigi Einaudi. It will be the lawyer Massimiliano Elia, entering the firm as Of Counsel, who will operate in the new office in Turin.   The junior associates Rossana Tirenna and Allegra Ovazza will enter the new office in Turin as well.   The Law Firm decided to continue developing the activities in a region as Piedmont which counts…

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9 Sep 21: Pavia e Ansaldo and Chiomenti in the transfer of the Frautech branch of business

Pavia e Ansaldo and Chiomenti in the transfer of the Frautech branch of business Milan, 9 September, 2021 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team coordinated by the partner Alberto Bianco and formed by Erica Lepore, Biancamaria Veronese and, for labour aspects of the transaction, Francesco Vitella and Giulia Duso, furnished legal assistance in favour of the company Michelangelo Pietribiasi S.r.l. in the acquisition, from the Austrian group Andritz, of the branch of business branded “Frautech” regarding the manufacturing and marketing of separators and systems for the food industry.   With this transaction – managed by the advisory…

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6 Sep 21: Itago enters Operamed: the firms  

Itago enters Operamed: the firms Milan, 6 September, 2021 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team coordinated by the partner Alberto Bianco and formed by Martina Bosi, Erica Lepore, Andrea Romanò and Biancamaria Veronese, assisted the fund Itago IV in relation to all corporate M&A and banking aspects regarding the transaction for the acquisition, through a leveraged buyout, of the shareholding for the control of Operamed S.r.l., a leading company in the Italian and international market, active in the design and installation of outdoor and indoor modular solutions in the sanitary sector. In particular, Operamed designs, furnishes and…

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23 Aug 21: The firms in the transaction for the investment in Itelyum Group

The firms in the transaction for the investment in Itelyum Group Milan, 23 August, 2021 – The fourth fund of Stirling Square Capital Partners assisted by Chiomenti, announced its next investment, in partnership with the German fund DBAG, assisted by Gattai, Minoli, Partners, in Itelyum Group. The investment is included in the wider context of the agreements for the acquisition of shares from the third fund of Stirling Square Capital Partners, assisted, with the other sellers, by Pavia e Ansaldo.   Chiomenti furnished assistance with a multi-disciplinary team led by the partner Franco Agopyan with the senior associate Giovanni Colantuono…

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18 Aug 21: Breach of the shareholders’ agreement: which jurisdiction applies when a company is based abroad?

Breach of the shareholders’ agreement: which jurisdiction applies when a company is based abroad? IBA Corporate Counsel Forum   Wednesday 18 August 2021   Maurizio Vasciminni Pavia e Ansaldo Studio Legale, Rome maurizio.vasciminni@pavia-ansaldo.it Silvia Bisceglia Pavia e Ansaldo Studio Legale, Rome Silvia.bisceglia@pavia-ansaldo.it Giovanni Gigliotti Pavia e Ansaldo Studio Legale, Rome giovanni.gigliotti@pavia-ansaldo.it   According to a recent judgment of the Italian Corte di Cassazione,[1] a dispute arising from a breach of the shareholders’ agreement by an Italian shareholder is subject to Italian jurisdiction even when the registered office of the company is located abroad under the rule of the defendant’s domicile. Shareholders’ agreements…

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4 Aug 21: Not a ‘family’ business: enterprise or professional debts cannot be paid by the patrimonial fund constituted for the needs of the family

Not a ‘family’ business: enterprise or professional debts cannot be paid by the patrimonial fund constituted for the needs of the family IBA Litigation Committee    Wednesday 4 August 2021   Maurizio Vasciminni Giada Russo Giovanni Gigliotti   The matter of asset protection is growing in importance, especially for massive assets, since the Italian 2017 Budget Law introduced the so-called ‘flat tax’. The flat tax regime allows non-Italian resident high net worth individuals to transfer their tax residence to Italy to elect for a flat substitutive tax. The transfer of residence required for the application of the flat-tax regime has…

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31 Jul 21: Dea Capital enters OMB Saleri: the firms

Dea Capital enters OMB Saleri: the firms Milan, 31 July, 2021 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team coordinated by partners Alberto Bianco and Giuseppe Alessandro Galeano, furnished legal and tax assistance in favour of the fund Sviluppo Sostenibile, managed by Dea Capital Alternative Funds, in the transaction for the acquisition, mainly through a capital increase, of a minority shareholding in OMB Saleri S.p.A., a company in Brescia owned by the Saleri Family producing and marketing security valves for domestic use of gas and high pressure valves.   With approximately 45 millions euro turnover in 2020, mainly abroad,…

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29 Jul 21: Pavia e Ansaldo with the Threestones Fund for the acquisition of the eighth residence in Spain

Pavia e Ansaldo with the Threestones Fund for the acquisition of the eighth residence in Spain Barcelona, 29 July, 2021 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team composed by the partner responsible for the Barcelona office, Meritxell Roca Ortega, and by the associates Javier Vicente García and Alessandro Tenchini, assisted the Luxembourg investment fund TSC Fund Eurocare Real Estate, managed by Threestones Capital Management S.A., in the acquisition of the residence for the elderly “Residència Geriàtrica Congost” (Figaró-Montmany, Barcelona), with which it enlarged to eight assets its portfolio of residential centres for the elderly in Spain.   Threestones…

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16 Jul 21: Quadrivio, with the fund Industry 4.0, invests in Texbond: all the law firms

Quadrivio, with the fund Industry 4.0, invests in Texbond: all the law firms  Milan, 16 July, 2021 – Industry 4.0, the private equity fund of Quadrivio Group investing in technological innovation and digital transition of SMEs, has acquired from the H.I.G. Capital fund the majority of the corporate capital of Texbond, a company in Rovereto manufacturing and marketing a non-woven fabric used in the hygienic sector, constructions and more widely in industrial contexts.   The H.I.G. Capital fund and some minority shareholders have been assisted, in the whole sale process, by law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team coordinated…

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16 Jul 21: Pavia e Ansaldo with Ethica Global in the entry in Niccons Italy

Pavia e Ansaldo with Ethica Global in the entry in Niccons Italy  Milan, 16 July, 2021 – Law Firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team coordinated by partner Alberto Bianco and formed by Martina Bosi, Andrea Romanò and Biancamaria Veronese, assisted the holding company Ethica Global Investments S.p.A. in relation to all corporate, M&A and banking aspects regarding the acquisition, through the portfolio company GIA S.p.A., the company leader in the segment of patented accessories for the hydrothermic-sanitary sector, of a majority shareholding in Niccons Italy S.r.l., a company located in Vicenza active in the production of technical accessories for…

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7 Jul 21: Pavia e Ansaldo: Nuestra experiencia en las operaciones de compraventa de empresas cross border Italia – España y aperturas de filiales

Pavia e Ansaldo: Nuestra experiencia en las operaciones de compraventa de empresas cross border Italia – España y aperturas de filiales   El despacho de abogados internacional Pavia e Ansaldo, en colaboración con la Cámara de Comercio Italiana de Barcelona, organizará el próximo 7 de julio de 2021 desde las 12.00h hasta las 13.00h un webinar sobre las operaciones de compraventa de empresas cross-border entre Italia y España así como la apertura de filiales en ambos países a la luz de la experiencia de la firma, que este año celebra su 60 aniversario desde su fundación en 1961.   En particular,…

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6 Jul 21: Pavia e Ansaldo and Spada Partners with Plixxent Group in the acquisition of Tagos

Pavia e Ansaldo and Spada Partners with Plixxent Group in the acquisition of Tagos   Milan, 6 July, 2021 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team led by partner Alberto Bianco and composed by Giulio Nobile, Erica Lepore, Biancamaria Veronese and Andrea Romanò, assisted the German company Plixxent Holding GmbH, head of a leading group in Europe in the production of polyurethane systems, in all corporate and M&A aspects regarding the acquisition of the total shareholding in Tagos S.r.l. Italian system house specializing in the production of liquid systems with two components destined to the production of poliurethane,…

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6 Jul 21: Pavia e Ansaldo with Allied International in the acquisition of Mandelli Sistemi

Pavia e Ansaldo with Allied International in the acquisition of Mandelli Sistemi   Milan, 6 July, 2021 – The Allied International group – among the world leaders in the manufacturing, distribution and stocking of buttwelding, flanges, fittings, piping, wide radius curves and special products for the Oil&Gas sector – acquired the enterprise of Mandelli Sistemi S.p.A., an historical brand of Italian mechatronics, with nearly a hundred years tradition in aerospace, energy and precision mechanics sectors.   Allied International was assisted, as for legal aspects, by Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team composed by partners Roberto Zanchi and Carlo Trucco, for…

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2 Jul 21: Pavia e Ansaldo with Asahi Intecc in the acquisition of Kardia S.r.l.

Pavia e Ansaldo with Asahi Intecc in the acquisition of Kardia S.r.l.   Milan, 2 July, 2021 – Asahi Intecc Co., Ltd in Aichi (Japan), a company listed in the first section of Tokyo’s stock exchange and world leader in the research, development and production of medical devices with very high technological value, acquired the absolute majority of the shares of Kardia Srl a company in Milan, already its distributor in Italy for many years, with agreements for the acquisition, within the next 5 years, of the residual shareholding still owned by the two Italian partners.   Pavia e Ansaldo…

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28 Jun 21: Dea Capital invests in the Zephyr Group: the firms

Dea Capital invests in the Zephyr Group: the firms   Milan, 28 June 2021 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo furnished legal and tax assistance to Dea Capital Alternative Funds in the first transaction for the acquisition of a majority shareholding in Zephyr Group by the fund “Sviluppo Sostenibile”.   Zephyr was founded in 1974 in La Spezia, and it is one of the main European companies active in the distribution of spare parts for merchant ship engines and slow ferries, as well as for engines for electricity power plants. In 2018, thanks to the acquisition of the Spanish competitor…

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10 Jun 21: Pavia e Ansaldo with HIG Europe and Cadicagroup in the acquisition of Etichetta 2000

Pavia e Ansaldo with HIG Europe and Cadicagroup in the acquisition of Etichetta 2000   Milan, 10 June, 2021 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team coordinated by the partner Alberto Bianco and composed by Erica Lepore, Andrea Romanò and Giulio Nobile, assisted, for all corporate M&A aspects, Cadicagroup S.r.l., a portfolio company of the fund HIG Europe specializing in the supply of accessories such as labels, tags, details for embellishment and packaging for the main clothing brands active in the premium and absolute luxury segments; the transaction implied the acquisition of a majority shareholding in the corporate…

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31 May 21: All the advisors for the acquisition of Pejo and Goccia di Carnia mineral waters

All the advisors for the acquisition of Pejo and Goccia di Carnia mineral waters   Milan, 31 May, 2021 – Indigo Capital and a club deal of investors organized by Orienta Capital Partners has acquired Cristallina, the holding controlling mineral waters Pejo and Goccia di Carnia, participated, inter alia, by AVM Gestioni sgr (through the fund Talent EuVECA), G.B.PAR (the holding of the Borromeo family) and Banca IFIS.   Gitti and Partners assisted Indigo Capital and the club deal, while the vendors were assisted by LCA law firm.   The financing entity of the transaction was the bank Oldenburgische Landesbank,…

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28 May 21: Pavia e Ansaldo with Alpi Group for the acquisition of Red Line Logistics Service

Pavia e Ansaldo with Alpi Group for the acquisition of Red Line Logistics Service Milan, 28 May 2021 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team composed by partner Meritxell Roca Ortega and by senior associate Chiara Scarpelli assisted ALBINI & PITIGLIANI GROUP in the acquisition of the entire corporate capital of RED LINE LOGISTICS SERVICE GMBH, a German company dedicated to the shipping industry mediating in shipping, transport and storage operations.   ALPI Group has been active for more than 70 years in this sector, with an International presence and a network counting on more than 70 offices…

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25 May 21: Pavia e Ansaldo with Project Informatica in the acquisition of SCM and Techlit

Pavia e Ansaldo with Project Informatica in the acquisition of SCM and Techlit Milan, 25 May 2021 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team coordinated by partner Alberto Bianco and composed of Martina Bosi, Biancamaria Veronese and Giulio Nobile, assisted Project Informatica S.r.l., a company controlled by HIG Europe Fund, in the acquisition of Techlit S.r.l. and in the concurrent acquisition of S.C.M. S.r.l.   The companies operate through customized services in the designing, installation and maintenance of audio, video and videoconference systems, with high-standing clients active in various industries. The entry of Techlit and SCM in the…

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13 May 21: Pavia e Ansaldo reinforces its Corporate M&A and Energy departments: Carlo Emanuele Rossi enters the firm as partner with his team

Pavia e Ansaldo reinforces its Corporate M&A and Energy departments: Carlo Emanuele Rossi enters the firm as partner with his team   Milan, 13 May, 2021 – Pavia e Ansaldo announces the entry of Carlo Emanuele Rossi who will join, as partner, the Corporate M&A Department, along with a team composed by associates Viola Bardi and Pietro Miazzi. Carlo Emanuele Rossi can count on thirty years’ experience in corporate M&A transactions, with a specific focus on the energy sector. Through the years, he assisted prime national and international clients, acquiring a specific competence in antitrust matters. Moreover, Carlo can count…

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12 May 21: Pavia e Ansaldo with Project Informatica in the acquisition of Centro Computer

Pavia e Ansaldo with Project Informatica in the acquisition of Centro Computer Milan, 12 May 2021 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team coordinated by partner Alberto Bianco and composed of Erica Lepore, Andrea Romanò and Giulio Nobile, for corporate, M&A and banking aspects, and by partner Valentina Simonelli supported by Rosie Schifino, for labour law aspects, assisted Project Informatica S.r.l., a company controlled by HIG Europe fund, in the acquisition of the entire shareholding of the corporate capital of Centro Computer S.p.A.. Tax and financial aspects of the transaction were managed by PwC on behalf of the…

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12 May 21: Pavia e Ansaldo and Osborne Clarke in the entry of Neva First (Intesa Sanpaolo Group) in Xnext Ⓡ

Pavia e Ansaldo and Osborne Clarke in the entry of Neva First (Intesa Sanpaolo Group) in Xnext Ⓡ Milan, 12 May 2021 – XnextⓇ, the innovative Italian medium-sized enterprise, leader in the X-ray multi-energy inspection systems for live quality controls in industrial processes, finalized the entry in its share capital – by means of a capital increase of 5 million euro – of Neva First fund, managed by Neva SGR, which is Intesa Sanpaolo Group’s venture capital, entirely controlled by Intesa Sanpaolo Innovation Center, a company of the Group dedicated to innovation.   The fund’s investment aims at the commercial…

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27 Apr 21: The advisors in Permobil’s acquisition of Rehateam and Progeo

The advisors in Permobil’s acquisition of Rehateam and Progeo Milan, 27 April, 2021 – Permobil AB of Timrå, Sweden, has signed an agreement for the acquisition of the shares in Rehateam S.r.l. and Progeo S.r.l. of Treviso, Italy with these companies’ shareholders. Permobil, which is held by Investor AB, is a global leader in advanced medical technology focusing on wheelchairs and mobility solutions. Rehateam and Progeo are developing, producing and distributing manual wheelchairs worldwide.   The transaction is expected to close in June, subject to regulatory approvals.The parties have chosen not to disclose the terms of the transaction.   Permobil was…

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26 Apr 21: The applicability of the Italian Business Judgement Rule to directors’ organisational choices

The applicability of the Italian Business Judgement Rule to directors’ organisational choices IBA Corporate and M&A Law Committee    26 April 2021   Maurizio Vasciminni Giada Russo Giovanni Gigliotti   The ‘adequacy of the organisational structure’ duty under the Italian Civil Code According to Article 2086 of the Italian Civil Code, the enterpriser operating as a company (or as a group) must set up an organisational, administrative and accounting structure adequate to the nature and size of the enterprise. Such adequate organisational structure must also be set up in order to detect – in a timely fashion – a crisis at…

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30 Mar 21: Pavia e Ansaldo with S.T. Corporation of Tokyo in the transfer of the controlled Zeta S.r.l. to Rega Holding

Pavia e Ansaldo with S.T. Corporation of Tokyo in the transfer of the controlled Zeta S.r.l. to Rega Holding Milan, 30 March, 2021 – The Japan Desk of Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo assisted S.T. Corporation, a company listed in the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange, specializing in the production and sale of deodorants, dehumidifiers and other products for home and personal care, in the sale of the Italian controlled company Zeta S.r.l. to Rega Holding S.r.l. and to Mr. Roberto Di Palma, assisted by Mr. Gabriele Grasso and Mr. Mauro Ferrara of the firm One Partner of…

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8 Mar 21: Pavia e Ansaldo with the Threestones Fund for the acquisition of the seventh residence in Spain

Pavia e Ansaldo with the Threestones Fund for the acquisition of the seventh residence in Spain Barcelona, 8 March, 2021 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team composed by partner responsible for the Barcelona office, Meritxell Roca Ortega, and by associate Alessandro Tenchini, advised the Luxembourg investment fund TSC Fund Eurocare Real Estate, managed by Threestones Capital Management S.A., in the acquisition of the residence for the elderly “El Fontán” (Oviedo), thus reaching the number of seven care homes in Spain in its portfolio.   Threestones Capital Management S.A. is an SGR specializing in the Real Estate industry…

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18 Feb 21: Itago enters Mecatronic: the firms

Itago enters Mecatronic: the firms Milan, 18 February 2021 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team coordinated by partner Alberto Bianco and formed by Andrea Romanò and Giulio Nobile, assisted Itago SGR in the first investment of the new fund which acquired a majority shareholding of the capital of SR-Mecatronic, a company active in the production and marketing of satellite antennas, control systems, conditioners and home automation for caravans and motorhomes, with significant market quotas abroad (Europe and Australia). The group started an internal growth process aiming at doubling the revenues in the next three years.   The…

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27 Jan 21: Pavia e Ansaldo in the capital increase of CSP International Fashion Group S.p.A.

Pavia e Ansaldo in the capital increase of CSP International Fashion Group S.p.A.   Milan, 27 January, 2022 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo assisted CSP International Fashion Group S.p.A., a company listed on the Euronext Milan market, in the capital increase as an option for the shareholders deliberated by the extraordinary assembly held on 30 April, 2021. The transaction was closed in the month of January, 2022.   CSP International Fashion Group S.p.A. is a company active in the production and marketing of stockings, tights, undergarment, corsetry, lingerie, bathing costumes and clothes, with innovative and best quality garments and…

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25 Jan 21: Pavia e Ansaldo with GPI in the acquisition of Hemasoft Software

Pavia e Ansaldo with GPI in the acquisition of Hemasoft Software Milan, 25 January 2021 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team composed of partners Meritxell Roca Ortega and Vittorio Loi and of associates Alessandro Tenchini, Fabio Lui and Javier Vicente García, assisted GPI S.p.A. in the acquisition of the entire share capital of the Spanish company Hemasoft Software S.L.   GPI is the leading Italian group in IT solutions for Healthcare and Social services, operating abroad in over 60 countries and listed on the MTA market of Borsa italiana (the Italian Stock Exchange) since December 2018. With this…

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18 Jan 21: CBA, Pavia e Ansaldo and Orrick in the acquisition of Eiffel Industrie Materie Plastiche

CBA, Pavia e Ansaldo and Orrick in the acquisition of Eiffel Industrie Materie Plastiche Milan, 18 January, 2021 – CBA, Pavia e Ansaldo and Orrick in the company re-organization and leverage buy out transaction for the acquisition of the company Eiffel Industrie Materie Plastiche S.p.A., located in Fontanellato (Parma), which is one of the main Italian players in the sector of manufacture and processing of plastic materials.   CBA assisted the buyers with a team composed by the partner Emanuela Sabbatino, the associate Alessandro Ronchini and the collaborator Tullia Domizia Di Segni for aspects regarding company law and all the contractual…

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8 Jan 21: Pedersoli and Pavia e Ansaldo in the investment in Treedom

Pedersoli and Pavia e Ansaldo in the investment in Treedom Milan, 8 January, 2021 – 8a+ Investimenti SGR, owned by Banca Generali, through its Fund 8a+ Real Innovation, announced the entry in Treedom, a company based in Florence active in reforestation and environment services; it is one of the most innovative businesses in the fields of agri-tech,  consumer-tech and sustainability.   Through this transaction, mainly aiming at growing abroad and with the view of its listing, the Fund 8a+ Real Innovation enters as lead investor in Treedom’s capital increase.   Pedersoli Studio Legale acted as deal counsel for 8a+ Investimenti SGR…

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30 Dec 20: Savills Investment Management SGR acquires two retirement homes from BNP Paribas Reim Italy sgr: all the firms involved

Savills Investment Management SGR acquires two retirement homes from BNP Paribas Reim Italy sgr: all the firms involved Milan, 30 December 2020  – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, Legance – Avvocati Associati, Pirola Pennuto Zei & Associati and Duff and Phelps involved in the acquisition of two residences for the elderly located in Lombardy, both leased to a company leader in assistance and care services.   Legance – Avvocati Associati, Pirola Pennuto Zei & Associati assisted the seller BNP Paribas Reim Italy sgr, which acted on behalf of one of its managed real estate funds reserved to professional investors. The…

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16 Dec 20: Pavia e Ansaldo with Menghi in the acquisition of Grosso

Pavia e Ansaldo with Menghi in the acquisition of Grosso Milan, 16 December, 2020 – Menghi S.p.A., leader in Italy in the production of footware and soles in EVA (ethylene vinyl acetate) and in thermoplastic materials for the luxury sector, with offices in Loreto (AN) and more than 300 employees, acquired 100% of the capital of Grosso S.r.l., a leading company in the production of moulds for luxury and mountain shoes, founded by Paolo Grosso in the Eighties in the heart of the footware district of Marche Region, with offices in Civitanova Marche (MC), counting among its main clients on…

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23 Oct 20: Pavia e Ansaldo with Ethica Global in the acquisition of DM Tecnik

Pavia e Ansaldo with Ethica Global in the acquisition of DM Tecnik Milan, 23 October 2020 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team coordinated by partner Alberto Bianco and made up of Erica Lepore and Andrea Romanò, assisted the investment holding company Ethica Global Investments S.p.A. in the acquisition, through the investee company TechVision, of a majority shareholding in the capital of DM Tecnik S.r.l., a company in Belluno active in the manufacturing and marketing of minute metallic parts for the eyeglasses sector.   Tax and accounting aspects of the transaction were managed, on behalf of the buyer,…

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9 Oct 20: Master Operazioni di M&A e Joint-Venture Societarie

MASTER OPERAZIONI DI M&A E JOINT-VENTURE SOCIETARIE Gli accordi principali e gli accordi accessori   Incontro con i professionisti di Pavia e Ansaldo   Focus di diritto civile. Il tema della vincolatività e della responsabilità precontrattuale in relazione a: term sheet, letters of intent, binding e non-binding offers.   Come redigere e come negoziare il contratto di acquisizione e le clausole più rilevanti: • le condizioni sospensive (come definirle e come strutturarle); • il prezzo (clausole di earn out / anti-embarrassment clause); • locked box vs. “closing accounts”; • la gestione del periodo interinale; • il sistema di aggiustamento del…

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5 Oct 20: Pavia e Ansaldo with Bracchi in the acquisition of Peterlini’s exceptional transports

Pavia e Ansaldo with Bracchi in the acquisition of Peterlini’s exceptional transports Milan, 5 October 2020 – The acquisition by Bracchi Group of Peterlini, a company in Parma active since 1967 in the “technical heavy” exceptional transports, has been executed. The Bracchi Group is among the leaders in Europe in the high value logistics sector and transport, even exceptional, focusing in particular on the business of elevators, agricultural machines, cosmetics, fashion and beverage. The company, included in the portfolio of the IGI Private Equity fund, closed 2019 with a turnover of nearly 140 million euro and, with this transaction, continues along…

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7 Aug 20: The law firms in the acquisition of Surfaces by TA Associates

The law firms in the acquisition of Surfaces by TA Associates Milan, 7 August 2020 – TA Associates, a private equity company counting on over fifty years’ experience, announced it entered into an agreement for the acquisition from Astorg of the Surfaces group active in the production of diamond abrasive tools for finishing on ceramics, stone, glass and mechanical components, present on the market with the brands Surfaces Technological Abrasives, Adi, No Coat, Rbm and International Chips. Latham & Watkins assisted TA Associates with a team guided by Stefano Sciolla (in the photo) and made up by Giovanni Spedicato, Andrea Stincardini, Federica…

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6 Aug 20: Pavia e Ansaldo with Skytanking Holding GmbH in the sale of the Italian controlled company Skytanking S.r.l.

Pavia e Ansaldo with Skytanking Holding GmbH in the sale of the Italian controlled company Skytanking S.r.l. Rome, 6 August 2020 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo assisted Skytanking Holding GmbH, world leader in fuel assistance services, in the sale to Carboil S.r.l. of the Italian controlled company Skytanking S.r.l.. Skytanking is a leader in the market and operates in Italy in the airports of Rome Fiumicino, Naples, Venice and Palermo. Pavia e Ansaldo managed all legal aspects of the beauty contest and the following negotiation with a team coordinated by the responsible partner Filippo Fioretti and, for the corporate M&A…

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31 Jul 20: Pavia e Ansaldo with Marcelo Burlon in the entry in Healthy Color

Pavia e Ansaldo with Marcelo Burlon in the entry in Healthy Color Milan, 31 July 2020 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team made up by partner Alberto Bianco and associate Giulio Nobile, assisted Marcelo Burlon regarding all legal aspects in connection with the transaction for the entry, with a qualified minority shareholding, in the share capital of Healthy Color, the healthy fast food opened in October 2019 by Andrea Petagna and Sfera Ebbasta in via della Moscova in Milan. The investment transaction aims at financing the growth route of healthy color, a brand of Milan with a strong identity…

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13 Jul 20: Grafiche Favillini (Arcadia SGR) takes over 100% of Idea Grafica: all the firms

Grafiche Favillini (Arcadia SGR) takes over 100% of Idea Grafica: all the firms Milano, 13 July 2020 – Grafiche Favillini and Idea Grafica, companies belonging to the Favillini Group, active in the market of secondary packaging for the pharmaceutical and nutraceutical sectors, announced a new strategic partnership to set up a company for the Italian market in the development and manufacturing of casing and warning labels for the main Italian pharma companies. Grafiche Favillini, possessed for the majority by Arcadia SGR, as for 40% by brothers Eugenio and Alberto Favillini and for the minority by industrial investors, took over 100%…

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8 Jul 20: HIG Capital enters Project Informatica Group: the law firms

HIG Capital enters Project Informatica Group: the law firms Milan, 8 July, 2020 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a multidisciplinary team coordinated by Partner Alberto Bianco and made up of Erica Lepore, Nicoletta Botta and Giulio Nobile, for corporate, M&A and banking aspects, and by Partner Filippo Fioretti, with the support of Maria Rosaria Raspanti, for antitrust matters, assisted H.I.G. Europe, European branch of the international investment fund H.I.G. Capital, in the acquisition of a majority shareholding in the Group belonging to Project Informatica S.r.l., main operator of the Italian information technology market, with offices in Stezzavno (Bergamo)…

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3 Jul 20: Fomas Group acquires the laminates branch of M4U

Fomas Group acquires the laminates branch of M4U Milan, 3 July 2020 – Fomas Group, multinational Group with headquarters in Lombardy, leader in the realization of forgings and laminated steel rings, completed the acquisition of the entire corporate capital of M4U Laminati S.r.l., through the company Hot Roll S.r.l. included in Fomas Group “small rings division”; M4U Laminati S.r.l., is the company in which the branch regarding mechanical processing of laminated rings of M4U S.r.l. was merged, while this latter remains the main reference point for tubes and forgings.   The new M4U Laminati S.r.l. will be active for the main…

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2 Jul 20: Pavia e Ansaldo with Assiteca for the expansion in Spain

Pavia e Ansaldo with Assiteca for the expansion in Spain Madrid, 2 July 2020 – Law Firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team made up by the partner responsible for the Barcelona office, Meritxell Roca Ortega, and by the associate Javier Vicente García, assisted the Spanish branch of the listed company Assiteca in the acquisition of Brosacor, insurance broker with offices in Madrid.   Assiteca is the largest Italian insurance broker. It advises its clients in the analysis of risks, intermediation and management of insurance portfolios both at a national and international level. It has offices in Spain (Madrid and Barcelona) since…

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23 Jun 20: The Impact of Covid-19 on In-House Legal Departments

THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON IN-HOUSE LEGAL DEPARTMENTS International Webinar   Jun 23, 2020 05:00 PM in Rome   Program   Speakers Fabio Bertoni, General Counsel, The New Yorker Magazine – USA Mohamed Elmogy, General Counsel Middle East and North East Africa, Siemens – UAE Luis F. Lozano Olivares, Legal Government & Iindustry Affairs Senior Director and General Counsel & Compliance, Toyota Mexico – Mexico Simona Musso, Group General Counsel, Lavazza – Italy Eduardo Ruiz, VP & Deputy General Counsel Global Regions EMEA, APJ, Latam, Hewlett Packard Enterprise – Spain Jasprit Sahnsi, Deputy General Counsel, Selecta – Switzerland Mahmoud Shaarawy,…

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22 Jun 20: Pavia e Ansaldo with Omnia Hotels for the opening of two new 4-stars hotels in Rome

Pavia e Ansaldo with Omnia Hotels for the opening of two new 4-stars hotels in Rome Milan, 22 June 2020 – The law firm Pavia e Ansaldo assisted the Group OMNIA HOTELS in four different transactions, one connected to the other, for the acquisition of corporate shares, sale and purchase of real estate and long-term commercial lease, resulting in the purchase or the acquisition of use of four hotel facilities in Rome (in the area of Piazza dell’Indipendenza). The buildings – after refurbishment, reconversion and redevelopment – will be joined one to the other leading to the opening of two new 4-stars…

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13 Jun 20: Italian Liquidity Law Decree: new urgent golden power measures in Italy

Italian Liquidity Law Decree: new urgent golden power measures in Italy The Italian Liquidity Law Decree (last April, 8th) has introduced new urgent golden power measures in Italy, providing for prior notification to the Italian Government each act or transaction (such as resolutions or other acts that modify the ownership, control or availability of company’s’ strategic assets and each direct investment by a foreign company, including those belonging to the European Union), in the following sectors: a) ‘critical’ infrastructures’ (energy, transport, water, health, aerospace, financial, credit, insurance and data storage, communication, media) b) ‘critical’ technologies (artificial intelligence, robotics, semiconductors, cybersecurity,…

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29 May 20: Pavia e Ansaldo with GPI S.p.A. in the acquisition of strategic assets from Haemonetics Corporation

Pavia e Ansaldo with GPI S.p.A. in the acquisition of strategic assets from Haemonetics Corporation Milan, 29 May 2020 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team coordinated by the partner Vittorio Loi and by the senior associate Fabio Lui, assisted GPI S.p.A., a leading company in IT solutions for the health care and social sectors, in the acquisition of certain assets of the business unit “Blood Center” dedicated to the management of blood donors of Haemonetics Corporation.   The law firm acted in the transaction supporting the American law firm GTC, led by Sean Belanga, co-founder and shareholder.   The…

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11 May 20: Pavia e Ansaldo with IDeA Agro in the entry in Ingino

Pavia e Ansaldo with IDeA Agro in the entry in Ingino Milan, 11 May, 2020 – The law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team coordinated by the partner Alberto Bianco and made up of Nicoletta Botta, Giulia Favero, Francesco Vitella and Rosie Schifino assisted IDeA Agro, a thematic fund dedicated to investments in companies of the agricultural production chain, managed by DeA Capital Alternative Funds Sgr S.p.A. and lead by the Managing Director Pier Felice Murtas. The transaction consisted in the execution of a binding agreement for the entry of IDeA Agro in the corporate capital of Ingino S.p.A. by…

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19 Mar 20: Pavia e Ansaldo with Threestones Fund for the acquisition of the sixth residence in Spain

Pavia e Ansaldo with Threestones Fund for the acquisition of the sixth residence in Spain Barcelona, 19 March, 2020 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team made up of the partner responsible for the office of Barcelona, Meritxell Roca Ortega, and by lawyers Alessandro Tenchini and Javier Vicente García, assisted the Luxembourg investment fund TSC Fund Eurocare Real Estate, managed by Threestones Capital Management S.A., in the acquisition of the residence for elderly people “Torre del Angel” (Zaragoza), thus increasing to six its portfolio of centres for residence of the elderly in Spain. Threestones Capital Management S.A. is…

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3 Feb 20: Pavia e Ansaldo with Threestones Fund for the acquisition of the fifth residence in Spain

Pavia e Ansaldo with Threestones Fund for the acquisition of the fifth residence in Spain Barcelona, 3 February 2020 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team made up by the partner responsible of the Barcelona office, Meritxell Roca Ortega, and by lawyers Alessandro Tenchini and Javier Vicente García, assisted the Luxemburg investment fund TSC Fund Eurocare Real Estate, managed by Threestones Capital Management S.A., in the acquisition of the residence for the elderly “Puente Viesgo” (Cantabria), expanding to five its portfolio of long-term care centres in Spain. Threestones Capital Management S.A. is an SGR specializing in the Real Estate sector, operating under the…

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22 Jan 20: Pavia e Ansaldo with H.I.G. in the acquisition of Scatolificio Giorgi

Pavia e Ansaldo with H.I.G. in the acquisition of Scatolificio Giorgi Milan, 22 January 2020 – Pavia e Ansaldo Law Firm, with a team coordinated by partner Alberto Bianco and made up of Nicoletta Botta and Erica Lepore, assisted Cadicagroup S.r.l., portfolio company of the fund H.I.G. Europe specializing in supplying accessories such as labels, tags and packaging for the main clothing brands active in the premium and absolute luxury segments; the assistance regarded corporate, contractual and banking aspects in connection with the acquisition of the majority of the share capital of Scatolificio Cartotecnica Giorgi S.r.l., historical company which has been active for 40 years in…

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22 Jan 20: Pavia e Ansaldo with H.I.G. in the acquisition of Scatolificio Giorgi

Pavia e Ansaldo with H.I.G. in the acquisition of Scatolificio Giorgi Milan, 22 January 2020 – Pavia e Ansaldo Law Firm, with a team coordinated by partner Alberto Bianco and made up of Nicoletta Botta and Erica Lepore, assisted Cadicagroup S.r.l., portfolio company of the fund H.I.G. Europe specializing in supplying accessories such as labels, tags and packaging for the main clothing brands active in the premium and absolute luxury segments; the assistance regarded corporate, contractual and banking aspects in connection with the acquisition of the majority of the share capital of Scatolificio Cartotecnica Giorgi S.r.l., historical company which has been active for 40 years in…

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10 Jan 20: Pavia e Ansaldo with Railpool for the acquisition of LocoItalia’s Electric Locomotive Division from FNM and Tenor

Pavia e Ansaldo with Railpool for the acquisition of LocoItalia’s Electric Locomotive Division from FNM and Tenor Milan, 10 January 2020 – Germany’s Railpool Group has signed an agreement with FNM S.p.A. of Milan, Italy, and Tenor S.r.l. of Genova, Italy, for the acquisition of the Electric Locomotive Division of LocoItalia S.r.l.. The completion of the transaction is subject to various conditions. The parties agreed to keep the value of the transaction confidential. RAILPOOL is one of the largest rolling stock providers in Europe with more than 400 locomotives offering real expertise for full service from a single source. With the…

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12 Dec 19: Pavia e Ansaldo and Spada Partners with IDeA Agro in the entry in Tarulli

Pavia e Ansaldo and Spada Partners with IDeA Agro in the entry in Tarulli Milan, 12 December 2019 – Law Firm Pavia e Ansaldo assisted fund “IDeA Agro”, a fund dedicated to investments in companies of the agricultural supply chain, managed by DeA Capital Alternative Funds SGR, with the support on business matters of Giuseppe Liso and Angelo Donato Berloco di Ettore Fieramosca, advisory company of the Fund. The transaction regarded the acquisition of a qualified minority shareholding in “Azienda Agricola Antonio Tarulli S.r.l.”, a company based in Puglia, leader in the cultivation and marketing of organic and biodynamic grapes….

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21 Nov 19: Il controllo degli investimenti esteri diretti in Italia e le modifiche alla Golden Power da parte del Decreto Cybersecurity

Il controllo degli investimenti esteri diretti in Italia e le modifiche alla Golden Power da parte del Decreto Cybersecurity Il 21 novembre 2019 è stato convertito in legge il Decreto Cybersecurity con il quale sono stati rafforzati i poteri speciali del Governo italiano in relazione agli investimenti esteri diretti nel territorio nazionale; rafforzata ed estesa la Golden Power del Governo rispetto ad un certo numero di settori chiave (quali ad esempio la tecnologia 5G) la normativa istituisce altresì un “perimetro di sicurezza cibernetico” al fine di assicurare un elevato livello di sicurezza delle reti, dei sistemi informativi e dei servizi…

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18 Nov 19: Pavia e Ansaldo with Mittel in the acquisition of Ciesse Piumini

Pavia e Ansaldo with Mittel in the acquisition of Ciesse Piumini Milan, 18 November 2019 – Pavia e Ansaldo assisted Mittel S.p.A. in the acquisition of a quota equal to 90% of Sport Fashion Service S.r.l., a company operating in the market of informal clothing and in particular in the segments urban/lifestyle and outdoor, through the iconic brand Ciesse Piumini. The transaction strengthens Mittel’s strategic plan focused on the creation of value through a strategy of differentiating investments in “Made in Italy” sectors of excellence. The acquisition was entirely financed with Mittel’s own resources. Pavia e Ansaldo, with partners Stefano Bianchi and Anna Saraceno and…

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8 Nov 19: Pavia e Ansaldo, Chiomenti and Dentons in the purchase of C.B.G Acciai by Xenon

Pavia e Ansaldo, Chiomenti and Dentons in the purchase of C.B.G Acciai by Xenon Milan, 8 November 2019 – Yesterday the fund Xenon Private Equity VII finalized the closing of the purchase of the C.B.G. Acciai group, leader in the manufacture, transformation and marketing of steel with particular reference to the manufacture of blades for bandsaws of all kinds. In the context of the transaction, managed by the Xenox’s managing director, Franco Prestigiacomo, Pavia e Ansaldo counselled the purchaser for all the corporate, M&A and banking aspects, including the negotiation of a loan with MPS Capital Services Banca for the…

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31 Oct 19: Latham & Watkins, Pavia e Ansaldo, Gattai, Minoli Agostinelli & Partners in the sale of the De Wave group from Xenon to Platinum Equity

Milan, 31 October 2019 – Latham & Watkins with a team made up of Cataldo Piccarreta, Marcello Bragliani, Antongiulio Scialpi, Alessia de Coppi, Federico Borgogno, Riccardo Coghe, Giulio Palazzo, Daniele Pojani, Matteo Festa and Paola Nava, assisted Platinum Equity in the acquisition of the De Wave group, which operates in the sector of planning, manufacture, installation and refitting of arrangements of large and cruise ships. For the tax aspects Platinum Equity was assisted by EY with a team made up of Quirino Imbimbo and Alessandro Pina. The seller Xenon Private Equity was counselled by Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo with a…

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30 Oct 19: Pavia e Ansaldo with Elledue and Ethica in the acquisition of Biemme

Milan, 30 October 2019 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team coordinated by partner Alberto Bianco and made up of Dario Rovelli, Erica Lepore, Nicoletta Botta and Pierluigi Ariete, assisted, the holding Elledue S.r.l. in all corporate, M&A and banking aspects of the acquisition, by Mr. Giuliano Borca Casanova, of a shareholding equal to 100% of the share capital of Biemme S.r.l., a company of Valdobbiadene leader in the superficial finishes, galvanic and coating processes for eyewear. Elledue already holds 100% of the share capital of Ideal S.r.l., a company operating in the production and marketing of components of small metal parts for eyeglasses. In the…

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30 Oct 19: The legal advisors in the acquisition of Luna Abrasivi by Surfaces

The legal advisors in the acquisition of Luna Abrasivi by Surfaces Milan, 30 October 2019 – Yesterday the company Surfaces Technological Abrasives S.p.A. finalized the closing of the purchase of Luna Abrasivi S.r.l., which is a world leader in the production of tools and chemical products devoted to the processing and industrial finishing of ceramics, granite, marble and agglomeration, active in all major international markets. With said acquisition, the Surfaces Group strengthens its world leadership in the sector of diamond tools, counting on 500 highly-qualified employees, 6 production and assembly sites in Italy (Cenate Sotto (in the province of Bergamo), Thiene…

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15 Oct 19: Pavia e Ansaldo e Nctm nell’acquisizione del gruppo Zecchetti da parte di Emmeti

Pavia e Ansaldo e Nctm nell’acquisizione del gruppo Zecchetti da parte di Emmeti Milan, 15 October 2019 – The closing of the acquisition of the Zecchetti group by the company Emmeti S.r.l. took place today. Emmeti is controlled by the Xenon Private Equity VI fund, and Zecchetti is a leader in the production of automated equipment for the transport and palletisation of glass and plastic containers, in addition to automated systems of storage. Thanks to this acquisition the Emmeti group earns the undisputed leadership of the target market. In the context of the transaction, managed by Xenon’s managing director, Franco Prestigiacomo,…

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4 Oct 19: LMCR con Mandarin Capital Partners per l’ingresso in Neronobile

LMCR con Mandarin Capital Partners per l’ingresso in Neronobile LMCR, con un team composto da Roberto Rio, Elmar Zwick ed Elisabetta Pero, ha assistito il fondo di private equity Mandarin Capital Partners III nell’ingresso nel capitale sociale di Neronobile, gruppo italiano attivo nella commercializzazione di caffè in capsula, macinato e in grani. Mandarin Capital Partners III ha rilevato la maggioranza di Neronobile dalla famiglia fondatrice, che ha mantenuto una partecipazione di minoranza e manterrà le posizioni di management nella società. I venditori sono stati assistiti dallo studio legale Pavia e Ansaldo, con un team composto dal partner Alberto Bianco e dall’associate Erica Lepore. Il Dott. Francesco Saltarelli (Partner) e il Dott. Francesco…

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3 Oct 19: RCCD and Pavia e Ansaldo in the Manucor Joint Venture

RCCD and Pavia e Ansaldo in the Manucor Joint Venture   Milan, 3 October 2019 – Manucor, a company operating in the manufacture of plastic packaging, entered into a joint venture with Biaxplen, the main Russian producer of BOPP film and part of the Sibur group, which acquired 50% of the company’s share capital. In the context of the transaction, Manucor signed an agreement in accordance with the attested restructuring plan pursuant to article 67(3)(d) of the bankruptcy law with Intesa Sanpaolo and Loren SPV S.r.l., the securitisation company that subscribed 50% of the company’s share capital.   Manucor and…

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30 Sep 19: Pavia e Ansaldo con il Fondo Threestones per l’acquisizione di tre residenze in Spagna

Pavia e Ansaldo con il Fondo Threestones per l’acquisizione di tre residenze in Spagna Barcellona, 30 settembre 2019 – Lo studio legale Pavia e Ansaldo, con un team composto dalla partner responsabile della sede di Barcellona, Meritxell Roca Ortega, e dagli associati Alessandro Tenchini e Javier Vicente García, ha prestato consulenza al fondo di investimento del Lussemburgo TSC Fund Eurocare Real Estate, gestito da Threestones Capital Management S.A., nell’acquisizione delle residenze per anziani “Sa Residència” (Ibiza), “La Saleta Villagonzalo” (Burgos) e “Jardins de Valldoreix” (Sant Cugat del Vallès) in Spagna, che continueranno ad essere gestite dal gruppo Colisée. Threestones Capital Management S.A., è una SGR specializzata in…

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24 Sep 19: The law firms in the Italcanditi-Rubicone transaction

The law firms in the Italcanditi-Rubicone transaction Milan, 24 September 2019 – Italcanditi, the leader in Italy in the production of ingredients made of fruit and creams destined mainly to the food industry, informs about the acquisition of the majority of the sharecapital of Prodotti Rubicone, based in Bertinoro (FC), which is the main player in 70 countries of the 5 continents in the production of ingredients for artisanal ice cream. Italcanditi was assisted in the transaction by Chiomenti Law Firm for legal and fiscal aspects, and in particular by partner Luca Liistro and senior associate Corrado Borghesan. Rubicone’s legal advisor…

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23 Sep 19: Pavia e Ansaldo with Croma Pharma for the acquisition of Orlicom

Pavia e Ansaldo with Croma Pharma for the acquisition of Orlicom Milan, 23 September 2019 – Croma Pharma GmbH of Leobendorf, Austria, has acquired Orlicom S.r.l. of Milan, Italy. Croma Pharma is producing and distributing drugs and devices in the medical/cosmetic sector. Orlicom is the Italian distributor of Croma Pharma’s products. Pavia e Ansaldo assisted Croma Pharma with a team led by partner Sven von Mensenkampff (M&A, lead) with partner Valentina Simonelli (employment), and associate Valeria Benasciutti (M&A).”  

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16 Sep 19: Valedo under the control of IPE. The firms

Valedo under the control of IPE. The firms Milan, 16 September 2019 – IPE (Investimenti in Private Equity), holding di partecipazioni facente riferimento alla famiglia di Gianfilippo Cuneo, unitamente ad altri investitori, ha acquisito, mediante un’operazione di leveraged buy out, il controllo della società Valedo S.r.l., società leader nel settore del barter pubblicitario per la distribuzione di prodotti farmaceutici OTC con un fatturato pari a circa 100 milioni di euro. Il fondatore Carlo Santoro mantiene una consistente partecipazione di minoranza e continua a ricoprire la carica di Presidente e Amministratore Delegato della società. Nell’ottica di un rafforzamento manageriale, il Dott. Carlo…

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13 Sep 19: Chiomenti and Pavia e Ansaldo in the acquisition of Menghi Shoes & Co. by Lion Capital

Chiomenti and Pavia e Ansaldo in the acquisition of Menghi Shoes & Co. by Lion Capital Milan, 13 September 2019 – Chiomenti has assisted the private equity fund Lion Capital in the acquisition of the whole share capital of the Menghi Group, made up of the companies Menghi Shoes & Co S.r.l., Alemplast S.r.l. and Menghi Shoes S.r.l. The Fund acquired the Group, the national leader in the production of shoes and soles made of EVA and thermoplastic materials for the luxury sector from the Menghi family, who will reinvest a minority shareholding in the Newco at the end of the…