Wolf Theiss

Wolf Theiss advises Total S.A. in sale of Atotech B.V.

Vienna, 14 October 2016 – Wolf Theiss is advising TOTAL S.A. in the sale of its specialty chemicals subsidiary Atotech B.V. TOTAL S.A. decided to accept the offer from the Carlyle Group (CG: Nasdaq) and received EUR 3.2 billion for the transaction.

Wolf Theiss is advising TOTAL S.A. in the sales process in questions regarding Austrian, Polish, Czech, Slovakian and Slovenian law. Jones Day was the Lead Counsel for TOTAL S.A.

The Wolf Theiss team of advisers was led by Michael Lind (Partner, Corporate / M&A).

Further members of the Wolf Theiss transaction team:

Austria: Matthias Unterrieder (Partner, Employment), Karl Koller (Partner, Real Estate), Roland Marko (Partner, IP/IT), Wolfram Schachinger (Senior Associate, Public Law), Paulina Pomorski (Consultant, IP/IT) as well as Associates Markus Reinfeld (Corporate / M&A), Sandra Spitzer (Public Law), Julia Morscher (Employment) and Elias Pressler (Real Estate).

Poland: Loredana Allegranza (Counsel), Agnieszka Nowak-Błaszczak (Senior Associate), Joanna Wajdzik (Associate), Emilia Binder (Associate), Monika Gaczkowska (Associate) and Jedrzej Kniaźnikiewicz (Associate).

Slovakia: Ľuboš Frolkovič (Partner), Katarína Bieliková (Senior Associate), Zuzana Nikodémová (Senior Associate), Peter J. Heriban (Associate), Radana Bernátová (Associate) and Jozef Virčík (Associate).

Slovenia: Klara Miletič (Partner), Teja Balažic (Senior Associate), Anže Pavšek (Associate), Neja Nastran (Associate) and Žiga Dolhar (Associate).

Czech Republic: Jan Myška (Partner), Pavel Srb (Senior Associate), Lenka Kučerová (Associate), Katerina Kulhankova (Associate), Hana Ricankova (Associate) and David Simek (Associate).

Atotech B.V. is a global leader in metal and surface finishing technologies, with two business segments: electronics (printed circuit boards, semiconductors) and general metal finishing (for end-markets such as automobile, construction, furniture etc.). Active in more than 40 countries, Atotech has over 4,000 employees worldwide, mainly in China and in Germany, with 18 production sites (6 in Europe, 8 in Asia, 4 in America) and 18 TechCenters (5 in Europe, 8 in Asia, 5 in America).

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Barbara Fürchtegott
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