Milan, 21 June 2018 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo, with a team led by partners Alberto Bianco (corporate/M&A) and Marina Balzano (financing), and made up of Fabrizio Smiroldo and Dario Rovelli assisted Tecnomeccanica S.p.A., a subsidiary of IDeA Efficienza Energetica e Sviluppo Sostenibile, an Italian private equity fund specializing in environmental sustainability, operated by DeA Capital Alternative Funds, in the acquisition of 100% of the registered capital of Mea S.r.l. from the industrial group Olsa S.p.A.. Olsa were assisted by law firm Pedersoli with a team coordinated by partners Mario Napoli and Marcello Magro and made up of Fabrizio Grasso and Vittoria Deregibus.
Tax and accounting aspects of the transaction for the purchaser were dealt with by Antonio Zecca of law firm Spada & Partners.
Mea S.r.l. has worked for about 35 years in the design and manufacture of moulds and in the moulding of small metal parts, among which contacts for lighting systems and particular veneers and kinks, which are used in sectors ranging from automotive to electronics.
Intesa Sanpaolo Group were financing the acquisition with Banca IMI as sponsor and agent bank structuring the transaction and Intesa Sanpaolo as financing bank. For all legal aspects related to the financing, the banks were assisted by law firm Gitti and Partners with a team coordinated by Vincenzo Giannantonio and Daniele L. Cusumano and made up of Francesco Mirizzi and Valentina Compiani.