Lawfuel.com – Best law Firm Newswire Service – International law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has advised European private equity firm Cinven on the acquisition of Host Europe Group from Montagu Private Equity for a total consideration of £438m. The transaction is subject to regulatory approval.
The Freshfields team was led by corporate partners David Higgins and Adrian Maguire and senior associates James Scott and Victoria Sigeti.
This is the latest deal for longstanding client Cinven. The firm also advised Partnership Assurance Group, a leading provider of non-standard annuities which offer better terms to customers with medical conditions, together with its majority shareholder, Cinven, on its initial public offering and London premium listing.