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, Pavia e Ansaldo assisted the buyers for all the corporate M&A and banking aspects, while the sellers were assisted by Law firm Nctm.
Pavia e Ansaldo assisted Emmeti with a team led by partner Giuseppe Besozzi and made up of counsel Maria Chiara Puglisi, associate Erica Lepore and trainee Nicoletta Botta.
Law firm Nctm assisted the sellers with a team made up of partner Piero Corigliano, the managing associate Marzia Manente and associate Mattia Siena, for M&A aspects; by partner Paolo Agnesi and the managing associate Amedeo Menaguale for matters regarding tax and financial statements.
Fineurop Soditic assisted Emmeti as financial advisor with a team made up of Ilenia Furlanis, Umberto Zanuso and Maria Pia Biguzzi.
Finint Corporate Advisors assisted the sellers as financial advisor.