Grape Paradise’s Acquisition Of Sarment Group

In UK Charles Russell Speechlys, advised on the matter.

Charles Russell Speechlys advised Grape Paradise with a team including Helen Wong (Picture – Corporate M&A).

Grandall Law Firm advised Grape Paradise with a team including

Grape Paradise acquired the assets and brand of Sarment Group in the China Mainland territories from the Bulgari Family and other shareholders. Following the acquisition Grape Paradise will change its name to Sarment Fine Wine.

Established in 2017 by entrepreneur and wine industry expert Jinglin Zhang, Grape Paradise has expanded the portfolio of fine wines that it imports from Italy to also include France, Spain, Austria and the United Kingdom. Grape Paradise will continue to work with a selected group of wineries that currently work with Sarment Group to build on the strong foundations that both companies have developed.

The Charles Russell Speechlys team was led by Corporate Partner, Helen Wong (Picture), supported by Banking & Finance Senior Associate Edith Lai. Teresa Yang at Grandall Law Firm advised Grape Paradise on Chinese law matters and Reed Smith’s Singapore office advised the shareholders of Sarment Group.

Involved fees earner: Edith Lai – Charles Russell Speechlys; Helen Wong – Charles Russell Speechlys; Teresa Yang – Grandall Law Firm;

Law Firms: Charles Russell Speechlys; Grandall Law Firm;

Clients: Grape Paradise;

Author: Giulia Di Palma