Zaoui & Co. advised Generali on a majority investment and strategic partnership with Sycomore Asset Management

Size of the transaction : Undisclosed

Date of annoucement : 6 September 2018

Status : pending

Zaoui & Co. advised Elis on the acquisition of Berendsen.

Size of the transaction : £2.7bn

Date of annoucement : 12 June 2017

Status : closed

Zaoui & Co. advised Eurazeo on the acquisition of a 15% stake in its capital by JCDecaux Holding.

Size of the transaction : €791m

Date of annoucement : 6 June 2017

Status : closed

Zaoui & Co. advised The Carlyle Group and CVC Capital Partners on their acquisition of ENGIE’s E&P activities.

Size of the transaction : €4.7bn

Date of annoucement : 11 May 2017

Status : closed

Zaoui & Co. advised FFP/EPF on PSA’s acquisition of Opel and Vauxhall from General Motors.

Size of the transaction : €2.2bn

Date of annoucement : 6 March 2017

Status : closed

Zaoui & Co. advised LafargeHolcim on the merger of Lafarge Ciments Maroc and Holcim Maroc and the creation of a joint-venture in Africa with its partner SNI.

Size of the transaction : €3.6bn

Date of annoucement : 17 March 2016

Status : closed

Zaoui & Co. advised AccorHotels on the acquisition of Fairmont Raffles from Qatar Investment Authority and Kingdom Holding.

Size of the transaction : $2.9bn

Date of annoucement : 9 December 2015

Status : closed

Zaoui & Co. was the sole advisor to Alcatel-Lucent on its combination with Nokia.

Size of the transaction : €15.6bn

Date of annoucement : 15 April 2015

Status : closed

Zaoui & Co. advised Lafarge on the sale to CRH of a global portfolio of assets belonging to Lafarge and Holcim:

  • The transaction value represents a multiple of 8.7x estimated 2014 EBITDA
  • The transaction is a key step towards the creation of LafargeHolcim
Size of the transaction : €6.5bn

Date of annoucement : 2 February 2015

Status : closed

Zaoui & Co. advised Dresser-Rand on its sale to Siemens.

Size of the transaction : $7.6bn

Date of annoucement : 22 September 2014

Status : closed

Zaoui & Co. advised the shareholders of Primonial on its sale to Crédit Mutuel Arkéa.

Size of the transaction : Not disclosed

Date of annoucement : 8 July 2014

Status : closed

Zaoui & Co. advised BIM (founder Robert Zolade’s holding) on Elior’s IPO

Size of the transaction : €845m

Date of annoucement : 28 May 2014

Status : closed

Zaoui & Co. advised GlaxoSmithKline on its major three-part transaction with Novartis, including the creation of the GSK Consumer Healthcare joint venture.

Size of the transaction : $57bn

Date of annoucement : 22 April 2014

Status : closed

Zaoui & Co. advised Lafarge on its merger-of-equals with Holcim.

Size of the transaction : €40bn

Date of annoucement : 7 April 2014

Status : closed

Zaoui & Co. advised FFP/EPF on PSA’s capital increase, comprising a rights issue and a reserved capital increase subscribed to by Dong Feng Motors and the French State.

Size of the transaction : €3.8bn

Date of annoucement : 19 February 2014

Status : closed

Zaoui & Co. advised the Bettencourt Meyers family on L’Oréal’s buyback of 8% of its share capital from Nestlé.

Size of the transaction : €6.5bn

Date of annoucement : 11 February 2014

Status : closed