Nctm and Orrick advise on acquisition of Demas S.r.l.
Nctm Studio Legale advised Gioconda, Italian subsidiary of LBO France, in the acquisition of the majority stake, through Small Caps Opportunities Fund, of Demas S.r.l, an Italian group specialized in the distribution of veterinary products for pets.
The transaction also involved the participation of two co-investors, Banca IFIS Group and Giovanni Ambrosetti Group. The Foglietti family, advised by law firm Orrick, so far the sole owner of the Demas Group, will remain alongside the new shareholders with Fabrizio Foglietti who will retain the position of Chairman and Managing Director of Demas with the aim of further developing the company, also through M&A transactions in Italy and abroad.
Nctm Studio Legale’s team was led by Matteo Trapani and Alice Bucolo for the M&A aspects, Giovanni de’ Capitani for the Financial aspects and Barbara Aloisi for the Tax aspects.
Orrick’s team was made up of Andrea Piermartini and Riccardo Troiano, supported by Rosario Apuzzo.