ILCT Represented Rodenstock Management and Compass Partners in EUR 1.5 Bn Acquisition Deal

Apax Funds (Apax) has announced a EUR 1.5 billion acquisition deal to secure a leading manufacturer of premium ophthalmic lenses, Rodenstock Group (Rodenstock).

In this acquisition deal, ILCT acted for Rodenstock and Compass Partners for the sale of its shares in Rodenstock Group by way of conducting a full-blown due diligence investigation on Rodenstock Thailand. The works include: reviewing corporate structure/documents, material contracts, insurance policies, financial agreements, employment contracts, real estate/litigation matters and intellectual property assets etc.

Palawi Bunnag, our partner was the leading attorney of this deal.

Since this was a full-blown due diligence investigation, apart from our corporate department, we had also bought in our IP team, litigation team and real estate team to assist with the case, commented by Palawi Bunnag

This deal was published in Lawyer’s Monthly Magazine – May 2021 Issue on Page 75. To read online magazine click here: read more.