McDermott Bolsters Its African Food Credentials


Nicholas Azis, Eleanor West, Robert Coward and Matthew Herrington were the London team that advised Olam International on a $275 million Nigerian acquisition that makes it the second largest wheat miller in the world. Mr. Azis described McDermott as “very well placed” to assist on African M&A transactions, with Rupert Weber and Stuart Mathews also in London and a Paris office team led by Jean-Claude Petilon and Matthieu Adam, “so we can act on Anglophone and Francophone deals.” Read the full article.