Unimot Investments’ Acquisition of Part of the Bitumen Business from Grupa Lotos S.A.

Clifford Chance advised a consortium of banks involved in the deal. Andersen, Greenberg Traurig, KDCP Kancelaria Doradztwa Celnego i Podatkowego Rutkowski i Wspolnicy, and CSW Wieckowska i Partnerzy advised Unimot Group.

mBank S.A. (as facility agent, security agent, lender and arranger), Bank Pekao S.A. and PKO BP S.A. (as lenders and arrangers) executed an acquisition facility agreement of up to PLN 360 million. Funds obtained under the facility will be utilised, among other things, to finance the acquisition of a portion of logistics assets and part of the bitumen business from Grupa Lotos S.A. by Unimot Investments sp. z o.o. (a subsidiary of Unimot S.A.).

The Clifford Chance team led by Mateusz Chrusciak (Counsel) was composed of Wojciech Wator (Associate) and Aleksandra Bialyszewska (Junior Associate). Andrzej Stosio (Picture – Partner) exercised substantive supervision over the transaction.

Andersen’s team included Partners Leszek Rydzewski, Rafal Ciolek, Aleksandra Kalinowska, Katarzyna Komulainen, and Tomasz Srokosz, Senior Associates Aneta Gorecka, Bartlomiej Wietrzychowski, and Dawid Jankowski, Associate Klaudia Raczek, and Junior Associates Mateusz Sokol and Dominika Ksiazek.

Greenberg Traurig’s team included Partners Robert Gago and Aleksander Janiszewski, Senior Associate Anna Celejewska-Rajchert, and Associates Filip Drgas, Karolina Slezak, and Krzysztof Wisniewski.

KDCP’s team was led by Partner Krzysztof Rutkowski.

CSW’s team was led by Attorney-at-law Karolina Janas.

Involved fees earner: Rafal Ciolek – Andersen; Aneta Gorecka – Andersen; Dawid Jankowski – Andersen; Aleksandra Kalinowska – Andersen; Katarzyna Komulainen – Andersen; Dominika Ksiazek – Andersen; Klaudia Raczek – Andersen; Leszek Rydzewski – Andersen; Tomasz Srokosz – Andersen; Bartlomiej Wietrzychowski – Andersen; Mateusz Chru?ciak – Clifford Chance; Andrzej Stosio – Clifford Chance; Wojciech W?tor – Clifford Chance; Karolina Janas – CSW Wieckowska i Partnerzy; Anna Celejewska-Rajchert – Greenberg Traurig LLP; Filip Drgas – Greenberg Traurig LLP; Robert Gago – Greenberg Traurig LLP; Aleksander Janiszewski – Greenberg Traurig LLP; Karolina Slezak – Greenberg Traurig LLP; Krzysztof Wisniewski – Greenberg Traurig LLP; Krzysztof Rutkowski – KDCP Kancelaria Doradztwa Celnego i Podatkowego Rutkowski i Wspolnicy;

Law Firms: Andersen; Andersen; Clifford Chance; CSW Wieckowska i Partnerzy; Greenberg Traurig LLP; KDCP Kancelaria Doradztwa Celnego i Podatkowego Rutkowski i Wspolnicy;

Clients: Bank Pekao S.A.; mBank S.A.; PKO BP Biuro Maklerskie; Unimot Group;

Giulia Di Palma

Author: Giulia Di Palma