InVivo’s €2.3 Billion Acquisition of Soufflet

Integrites, Aramis and Vivien & Associés advised InVivo Group on the transaction, De Pardieu Brocas Maffei advised Groupe Soufflet.

As reported in CEE Legal Matters and in others online publications InVivo Group on obtained the merger clearance in Ukraine and Kazakhstan for its EUR 2.2 billion acquisition of the Soufflet Group.

The InVivo Group is a French agricultural cooperative group with operations in 35 countries across America, Europe, Asia, and Africa.

Soufflet is a French, family-owned food and agriculture group operating in the barley, wheat, rice, and pulses sectors and supporting vine growers. 

The Integrites team was led by Ukraine-based Partner Illya Tkachuk and Kazakhstan-based Managing Partner Kurmangazy Talzhanov.

The Aramis team included Partner Aurelien Condomines and Attorney-at-Law Pierre Galmiche.

The De Pardieu Brocas Maffei team consisted of Guillaume Touttée, Raphaëlle de Gabrielli, Laurent Moulin, Philippe Guibert, Alexandre Eberhardt, Anthony Gioe’ de Stefano, Constance Petiteau.

The Vivien & Associés team included Judith Fargeot, Lisa Becker, Chloé Canal, Marine Pelletier-Capès, Marie-Émilie Rousseau-Brunel, Aurélien Condomines and Pierre Galmiche.

Involved fees earner: Aurélien Condomines – Aramis Law; Pierre Galmiche – Aramis Law; Raphaëlle de Gabrielli – De Pardieu Brocas Maffei; Anthony Gioe’ de Stefano – De Pardieu Brocas Maffei; Alexandre Eberhardt-Le Prévost – De Pardieu Brocas Maffei; Philippe Guibert – De Pardieu Brocas Maffei; Laurent Moulin – De Pardieu Brocas Maffei; Constance Petiteau – De Pardieu Brocas Maffei; Guillaume Touttée – De Pardieu Brocas Maffei; Kurmangazy Talzhanov – Integrites International Law Firm; Illya Tkachuk – Integrites International Law Firm; Lisa Becker – Vivien & Associés; Chloé Canal – Vivien & Associés; Judith Fargeot – Vivien & Associés; Marine Pelletier-Capes – Vivien & Associés; Marie-Emilie Rousseau-Brunel – Vivien & Associés;

Law Firms: Aramis Law; De Pardieu Brocas Maffei; Integrites International Law Firm; Vivien & Associés;

Clients: Groupe Soufflet; InVivo Group;

Naoual Sadouqi

Author: Naoual Sadouqi