RTPR has assisted EMI Group, a globally recognised leader in the industrial access systems industry in relation to the acquisition of KADRA, the only Romanian company that offers technical integrated solutions in access engineering and access management. The partnership of the two firms will create a strong presence in the construction and service market.
The team of lawyers was coordinated by Alina Stavaru (Partner), with support from Cristina Enaga (Counsel) for the transactions documents and Cezara Urzica (Managing Associate) for the due diligence. The team further included Marina Fecheta-Giurgica, Andrei Tosa (Managing Associates), Flavia Mincu, Mihai Mutulescu, George Capota, Maria Luca and Irina Marinescu (Junior Associates). Roxana Ionescu (Partner) and Serban Halmagean (Associate) advised on competition and FDI aspects of the deal.
“I would like to congratulate EMI Group and Kadra, as well as Innova Capital and Morphosis Capital on the successful completion of this deal. This new partnership is a testament to EMI Group’s vision to offer its clients unparalleled service levels in Europe. The success of our clients is our success as well and we are proud to have contributed to this achievement”, said Alina Stavaru, Partner of RTPR.
In 2021 RTPR has also advised private equity fund Morphosis Capital and a consortium of investors from Belgium on the acquisition of a majority stake in EMI Equipement Maintenance Industrie, and earlier this year Innova Capital on the acquisition of a majority stake in EMI.
RTPR has unrivalled experience in corporate/M&A transactions, being one of the most active law firms in Romania with complex mandates in which it assists both sellers and buyers. The RTPR team enjoys international recognition, being recommended in the first tier by the three reputed international directories, Legal 500, Chambers & Partners and IFLR1000. At the same time several of the team’s lawyers are recommended as Leading Lawyers or Rising Stars in individual rankings produced by the same publications.
Selected corporate/M&A deals in which RTPR have recently advised are set out below: