Fontaine Limited’s Acquisition Of The Orange Square Company Ltd

In UK Hill Dickinson, advised on the matter.

Hill Dickinson advised The Orange Square Company with a team including John Dinnegan (Human Capital), Shantanu Sinha (Picture – Corporate M&A), James Williams (Human Capital).

The Orange Square Company Ltd has been sold to Fontaine Limited (backed by BlackRock).

The Orange Square Company, a family business owned by the Hawksley family for over 30 years, is leading distributor and marketer of niche and luxury perfumes and represents brands such as Creed, Maison Francis Kurkdjian, Caron, Juliette has a Gun, MiN New York, Mizensir, Parle Moi de Parfum and Ramon Monegal. 

The Hill Dickinson team advising on the disposal was led by corporate partner Shantanu Sinha (Picture) and involved Sam Hudson, Amelia Chung and Henry Schoen (Corporate), Emma Collins (IP and Commercial), Stephen Betts (Tax), James Williams and Laura Marginson (Employment), John Dinnegan (Pensions) and Emma McIntosh (Property).

Involved fees earner: Stephen Betts – Hill Dickinson; Emma Collins – Hill Dickinson; John Dinnegan – Hill Dickinson; Sam Hudson – Hill Dickinson; Laura Marginson – Hill Dickinson; Emma McIntosh – Hill Dickinson; Shantanu Sinha – Hill Dickinson; James Williams – Hill Dickinson;

Law Firms: Hill Dickinson;

Clients: The Orange Square Company;

Author: Giulia Di Palma