FS Invest II, Goldman Sachs Capital Partners and EQT Partners - Sale of ISS A/S

  • 17 Oct 2011
 

Slaughter and May is advising FS Invest II, (the sole shareholder of ISS A/S and a company indirectly owned by funds advised by EQT Partners and Goldman Sachs Capital Partners), and Goldman Sachs Capital Partners and EQT Partners, on the sale of ISS A/S to G4S plc for an enterprise value of approximately £5.2 billion.

FS Invest II will receive around £1,528 million in total, with 50 per cent to be paid in cash and 50 per cent in G4S plc shares.

The disposal, which was announced on 17 October 2011, is to be funded by G4S plc through a combination of a rights issue and new debt facilities.

Gorrissen Federspiel advised FS Invest II, Goldman Sachs Capital Partners and EQT Partners on Danish law.

 
 

Contacts

 

Private Equity: Jeff Twentyman (partner), Christopher Saul (senior partner); Corporate: Susannah Macknay (associate), Sophie Gardiner (associate); Financing: Robert Byk (partner), Ed Fife (associate); Competition: Bertrand Louveaux (partner), Anna Lyle-Smythe (associate), Christopher Graf (associate)

The Gorrissen Federspiel team is led by banking and finance partner Tobias Linde.

 
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