DealMakers lists Eversheds Sutherland in the top 10 legal advisors for unlisted deals

DealMakers lists Eversheds Sutherland in the top 10 legal advisors for unlisted deals
26 Aug 2019

We are pleased to announce that our commercial team has been listed in the top 10 legal advisors for unlisted deals by deal flow and volume by DealMakers for Q2 2019.

The Johannesburg team was privileged to advise Bystronic Sales AG (incorporated in Switzerland) on an unlisted acquisition from a South African entity of its entire sub-Saharan business (including the South African business) in respect of the sale and aftermarket services of sheet metal cutting and processing a range of products. The deal value amounted to an estimated R32.5 million.

The Durban team advised its global client Barrows Design and Manufacturing in the sale of one of its divisions, which designs and manufactures the corrugate cardboard display products use to merchandise products in retail, to Barrows Khula Proprietary Limited. The purchase consideration in respect of the sale was R55 million.

For further details on the transaction you can read it here.

See also: Eversheds Sutherland team hosts Hamish Erskine, CEO of Dube TradePort in discussion with clients and large tech companies in Durban


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Andrew Turner
Andrew Turner

Andrew Turner is the senior partner at Eversheds Sutherland's corporate practice and is a respected name in legal and commercial circles. He has many years of experience advising on corporate and commercial structuring and on all aspects of M&As. Andrew has been involved in a number of complex high value business transactions with both private and public entities and has enjoyed extensive dealings with local authorities. His recent experience includes advising on sub-Saharan expansion by local businesses. He has also advised local businesses which have become investment targets for foreign companies.

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Tanya Pollak
Tanya Pollak

Tanya is a partner at Eversheds Sutherland. She specialises in corporate and commercial law bringing her own unique brand of practising law with a personal touch. Her main areas of expertise comprise mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, BEE transactions, cross border transactions, corporate structuring and restructuring, conducting legal due diligences and advising on regulatory compliance.

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