McDermott Advises Groupe RG in Exclusive Negotiations for the Acquisition of Groupe Vandeputte
McDermott Will & Emery has advised Groupe RG, a specialist in personal protective equipment, which has entered into exclusive negotiations for the acquisition of Groupe Vandeputte, a Belgian family-owned group, leader in the specialized distribution of personal protective equipment (PPE) in the Benelux.
This transaction enables Groupe RG to demonstrate its ambition to become the PPE leader in Europe.
The McDermott teams in Paris and Brussels were mobilized for this operation with:
Grégoire Andrieux (Partner), Edouard Baladès and Sarah Louifi (Associates) on the corporate aspects of the transaction
Antoine Vergnat (Partner) and Côme de Saint-Vincent (Counsel) on tax issues
Pierre-Arnoux Mayoly (Partner), Stanislas Chenu and Camille Judas (Associates) on financing aspects
Matthieu Adam (Counsel) on buyer’s guarantee insurance
Jilali Maazouz (Partner), Abdel Abdellah and Charlotte Biscotti (Associates) on corporate matters
Frédéric Pradelles (Partner Paris) alongside Hendrick Viaene (Partner Brussels), Mary Hecht (Associate Paris) and Elisabeth Vanden Kerchove (Associate Brussels) on competition law aspects
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