Pavia e Ansaldo with TMCI Padovan in the acquisition of Impiantinox

Milan, 28 September 2018 – Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo assisted TMCI Padovan S.p.A., leader in the production and marketing of equipment for the production of wine, margarine, beverages and beer, controlled by the fund “Sinergia II” managed by Synergo SGR S.p.A., in the acquisition of Impiantinox S.r.l..

Impiantinox S.r.l. of Sarcedo (in the province of Vicenza) was set up in 1997 and initially operated in the dairy industry. With the brand-name EasyBräu it used the rapid expansion of the craft beer sector, to become an important producer of brewery equipment in Italy and abroad.

Law firm Pavia e Ansaldo acted with a team coordinated by partner Alberto Bianco, assisted by Pierluigi Ariete and Nicoletta Botta for corporate/M&A aspects, and by partner Marina Balzano assisted by Dario Rovelli, for financing aspects.

Tax aspects for the purchaser were dealt with by Andrea Villa, partner with law and tax firm STLEX.

The transaction was partially financed by Mediocredito Italiano S.p.A. (corporate finance division of the Intesa Sanpaolo Group, which is specialising also in financing transactions for SMEs), assisted by law firm CBA with partner Francesco Dialti aided by senior associate Vincenzo Cimmino, Gian Filippo Bendandi and Giorgia Furlan.

The sellers were assisted by Raffaella Dalle Rive of law firm Dalle Rive Lazzaretto in Thiene, specialising in civil, commercial and labor law.