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 agreement provides for the transfer from Haemonetics and its controlled entity Global Med Technologies to GPI of the intellectual property rights, agreements with clients and other assets connected with the transfusion solutions. The products included in the agreement are mainly installed in the US and provide a range of solutions aiming at optimizing the planning of the transfusion flow, referring in particular to management of the recruitment in collection centres, in the collection and conservation of donors’ blood, and in the production and distribution of blood products.
Closing of the transaction is expected in the second quarter of 2020.