Filip & Company Law Firm assists the Holcim group, one of the leaders in the building materials industry, in the process of acquiring 100% of the shares of General Beton Romania S.R.L., one of the most important local players on the production and selling of concrete.
„Holcim is one of the most dynamic multinational companies present in Romania. We are delighted to have been able to assist them again in a new acquisition that increases the Group’s footprint and capabilities in this market. We are very grateful for their trust, for the opportunity to support their continued growth and development efforts and we are happy for the success of the team”, said Alina Stancu Bîrsan, partner at Filip & Company.
The Filip & Company team involved in this transaction was coordinated by Alina Stancu Bîrsan (partner) and included Olga Niță (partner), Andreea Bănică (senior associate), Georgeta Gavriloiu and Ioana Roman (both partners), who oversaw the procedure for authorization of the operation by the Competition Council and the assistance on real estate law issues respectively, Alexandru Popa (associate) and Lavinia Cazacu (associate).
The lawyers at Filip & Company have had important roles in many of the key M&A transactions in Romania. Whether they were privatisations, private equity, venture capital or growth capital transactions or other complex M&A, in very many cases at least one of the parties was legally assisted by Filip & Company. Furthermore, the lawyers at Filip & Company are ranked first in the most prestigious international legal directories – Chambers and Partners and Legal 500 – with their M&A practice, both as a team and individually.