M&A: Deloitte Legal advised Orbico Group on the acquisition of Interbrands

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Deloitte Legal advised Orbico Group on the acquisition of Interbrands

Warsaw, 12th February 2019

Deloitte Legal advised Orbico on the acquisition of 60% of the shares in Interbrands (the largest distributor of FMCG goods in Romania).

Orbico Group distributes products (made by major manufacturers) including beauty products, food, technical and electrical equipment, pharmaceuticals, toys and textiles. It also provides services to large international retail chains, wholesalers and pharmacies.

The scope of Deloitte’s work included comprehensive support to the acquirer with regard to the preparation and negotiation of the documentation for the transaction.

The Deloitte Legal team advising Orbico included:

  • Paweł Moskwa (Partner),
  • Karol Kicun (Partner) and
  • Diana Sofu (Associate).

The project team also included representatives of Deloitte Legal Romania (Reff & Associates):

  • Georgiana Singurel (Partner),
  • Florentina Munteanu (Partner),
  • Cezara Szakacs (Managing Associate),
  • Oana Bucsa (Senior Associate),
  • Ilinca Iliescu (Associate).

About Orbico

Orbico Group offers comprehensive business solutions related to the distribution of products of the largest manufacturers from the FMCG sector. This involves beauty care products, pharmaceuticals, toys, textile products, electrical appliances, cigarettes and other items. The Group operates in 19 countries and its clients include large international retail chains, wholesalers, drugstores as well as pharmacies. Currently, Orbico works with more than 170 suppliers, manages in excess of 500 global and local brands and provides its services to more than 80,000 customers worldwide.

About Deloitte Legal

Deloitte Legal is a part of the international network of legal firms associated with Deloitte. At present, it employs more than 2,500 lawyers in 85 countries and ranks among the largest global legal firms. Deloitte Legal, Pasternak, Korba, Moskwa, Jarmul i Wspólnicy Kancelaria Prawnicza sp. k. has a network of offices in the largest Polish cities: Warsaw, Poznań, Wrocław, Kraków, Katowice Szczecin and Łódź. Services to our clients in Poland are provided by a team of more than 100 lawyers, mainly attorneys-at-law and advocates.

About Reff & Associates

With a team of over 70 lawyers, Reff & Associates is a leading law firm in Romania and one of the most active in assisting clients in complex M&A transactions, real estate, banking financing and transactions with loans portfolios. For more information about Reff & Associates, please visit www.reff-associates.ro.

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