Clessidra’s Advisor in the acquisition of 80% of Arredo Plast

Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners has assisted Clessidra in the acquisition of 80% of Arredo Plast, a design furniture company from Treviso.

The acquisition was funded partially with funds made available by a pool of banks formed by Banca IMI S.p.A., Banca Popolare di Milano S.c.a r.l., Banca Popolare FriulAdria S.p.A., BNP Paribas, Italian Branch, GE Capital Interbanca S.p.A., IKB Deutsche Industriebank AG – Milan Branch, UniCredit S.p.A. and UniCredit Bank AG, Milan Branch, which also provided the Arredo Plast group companies with all necessary funds to refinance the group’s debt and meet the needs related to the respective business operations.

The Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners team was formed by Partners Bruno Gattai and Gerardo Gabrielli, as well as by Senior Associate Caterina Gianciotta and by Associates Eleonora Canonici and, Michele Amisano.

The Gattai Minoli Agostinelli & Partners team that assisted Clessidra and the companies in the financing transaction was formed by Partners Lorenzo Vernetti and Marco Leonardi, assisted by Daniele Migliarucci (Associate) and Silvia Romano (trainee).

The tax matters on behalf of Clessidra were followed by Partners Stefano Tronconi, Andrea Vagliè and Nathalie Brazzelli from Pirola Pennuto Zei & Associati.

Linklaters, with a team coordinated by Partner Andrea Arosio and formed by managing associate Antongiulio Scialpi and by associates Elisa Albini, Daniele Sutto and Marzia Russo Alesi, has assisted the pool of lender banks and the agent bank.

Gianni Origoni Grippo Cappelli & Partners has assisted Arredo Plast with a team formed by Partner Alessandro Giuliani and by Associate Pierantonio Luceri.