Marel’s $540 Million Acquisition of Wenger

Baker McKenzie advised Marel hf. on the transaction.

Marel hf., a leading global provider of advanced food processing equipment, systems and software, in its agreement to acquire Wenger Manufacturing, LLC, a global leader in processing solutions focused on pet food, plant-based proteins and aqua feed.

The Baker McKenzie team advising Marel was led by Dieter Schmitz (Picture), and included Taryn Brown, James Kim, Doriane Nguenang; Antitrust: Brian Burke, Arvind Miriyala; Benefits: Michael Poland, M’Alyssa Mecenas; Brazil: Alvaro Gallo, Victor Sigaud; Compliance: Peter Tomczak; Employment: Elizabeth Ebersole, Goli Rahimi, Damiya Park; Environment: Jessica Wicha; Foreign Investment: Rod Hunter, Callie Lefevre; IP: Marcela Robledo, Elizabeth Gladstone, Robby Turner; Real Estate: Sarah Winston, Ijeamaka Obasi; Tax: Kai Kramer, Glenn Fox, Ross Staine; Trade: Bart McMillan, Eunkyung Kim Shin, Taylor Parker

Involved fees earner: Victor Sigaud – Baker McKenzie; Taryn Brown – Baker McKenzie; Elizabeth Ebersole – Baker McKenzie; Glenn Fox – Baker McKenzie; Alvaro Gallo – Baker McKenzie; Elizabeth Gladstone – Baker McKenzie; Rod Hunter – Baker McKenzie; James Kim – Baker McKenzie; Kai Kramer – Baker McKenzie; Callie Lefevre – Baker McKenzie; Bart McMillan – Baker McKenzie; M’Alyssa Mecenas – Baker McKenzie; Arvind Miriyala – Baker McKenzie; Doriane Nguenang – Baker McKenzie; Ijeamaka Obasi – Baker McKenzie; Damiya Park – Baker McKenzie; Taylor Parker – Baker McKenzie; Michael Poland – Baker McKenzie; Goli Rahimi – Baker McKenzie; Marcela Robledo – Baker McKenzie; Dieter Schmitz – Baker McKenzie; Eunkyung Shin – Baker McKenzie; Ross Staine – Baker McKenzie; Peter Tomczak – Baker McKenzie; Roberta Lynn Turner – Baker McKenzie; Jessica Wicha – Baker McKenzie; Sarah Winston – Baker McKenzie;

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