McDermott Advises Andera Partners on the Acquisition from the Henkel Group of a Portfolio of Iconic Cleaning Supply Brands


McDermott Will & Emery has advised Andera Partners, a leading private equity and mezzanine sponsorless player through its Andera Acto activity, on the acquisition from Henkel Group, a leading solution provider for adhesive technologies, beauty, laundry and homecare, of a portfolio of iconic brands in cleaning products space. Together, these brands represent more than 500 years of know-how.

This sponsorless transaction allows the management team, led by Richard Lerosey and Daniel Chassagnon, to hold a majority stake in Société Héritage, created in conjunction with this acquisition.

McDermott was selected by the management team to assist Andera Partners in this venture, and the McDermott team comprised:

  • Pierre-Arnoux Mayoly, Partner on financing aspects;
  • Grégoire Andrieux, Managing Partner, on corporate aspects; and
  • Côme de Saint -Vincent, Counsel, on tax aspects.

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