Geopost’s Acquisition of CitySprint

Mayer Brown represented Geopost in the transaction.

Geopost, the international express deliveries arm of the La Poste group, announced the acquisition of Citysprint, a leading same-day delivery company in the UK, from private equity firm LDC (Managers) Limited.

The transaction completed on 11 January, following a Phase 1 antitrust investigation, was completed successfully in the UK. 

The Mayer Brown team was led by Litigation partners Nathalie Jalabert Doury (Picture), Jean-Maxime Blutel, Corporate & Securities – partner James West and included associate Suvan Madan, trainee Ruth Neligan, Antitrust & Competition – partner David Harrison, Litigation associates Max Mousseron, Teresa Gerhold, Employment & Benefits partner Miriam Bruce, Tax Partner James Hill, Real Estate Markets partner Iain Roberts, IP partner Mark Prinsley and associate Reece Randall.

Involved fees earner: Jean-Maxime Blutel – Mayer Brown; Miriam Bruce – Mayer Brown; Teresa Gerhold – Mayer Brown; David Harrison – Mayer Brown; James Hill – Mayer Brown; Nathalie Jalabert Doury – Mayer Brown; Suvan Madan – Mayer Brown; Max Mousseron – Mayer Brown; Mark Prinsley – Mayer Brown; Reece Randall – Mayer Brown; Iain Roberts – Mayer Brown; James West – Mayer Brown;

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