Overview


Rupert Weber advises clients on public and private mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, initial public offerings, corporate finance, and general company and commercial matters, generally with a cross-border element. He acts for family offices, private equity investors, individuals, privately owned businesses and public companies.

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Results


  • Advised Stonehage on its merger (by way of scheme of arrangement) with Fleming Family & Partners to form Stonehage Fleming Family and Partners, the largest independent multi-family office in Europe, the Middle East and Africa
  • Advised Mondi Group on its EUR 365 million acquisition of Finnish company Powerflute Group Holdings Oy from Nordic Packaging and Container Holdings
  • Advised Tana Africa Capital and Plexus Investments on the USD 532 million sale of interests in the Promasidor group – a pan African foods business – to Ajinomoto of Japan

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Recognition


  • Legal 500 UK 2018/2019 recommended in Corporate and Commercial: M&A – mid-market
  • Legal 500 UK 2017 recommended in Corporate and Commercial: M&A – mid-market & Private Equity mid-cap
  • Chambers 2014
  • The Legal 500 UK 2014
  • IFLR1000, Energy & Infrastructure Sub-Saharan Africa Guide 2014

Credentials


Education
Hertford College, University of Oxford, BA, 1986

Admissions
The Law Society of England and Wales