Berger Paints India’s Acquisition of 95.53% stake in STP


Khaitan & Co advised Berger Paints India Limited in relation to the proposed acquisition

The Board of Berger Paints India at its meeting held on 15 October 2019 has approved the purchase of 1,88,63,180 equity shares of STP representing 95.53% of the paid-up equity share capital of STPL. The balance 4.4 7% of the paid-up equity share capital of STPL will be held by the existing shareholders of STPL.

STPL is an unlisted public company incorporated under the Indian Companies Act, 1913 and having its registered office at 6 Lyons Range, Kolkata-700001. It is engaged in carrying out the business of manufacturing and supplying of a wide range of construction chemicals, concrete admixtures, waterproofing .chemicals, flooring compounds, bitumen and coal tar based products, sealants and adhesives, protective and anti-corrosive coatings, etc.

Khaitan & Co advised Berger Paints India Limited with a team including Arindam Sarkar (Picture), Shourya Sengupta, Sneh Lata, Gaurav Dasgupta, Subhro Chatterjee, Rishav Dutt, Riya Dutta, Harshit Anand (Corporate), Shailendra Bhandare, Sourav Dan and Rhea Ghanshani (IP&IT).

Involved fees earner: Shailendra Bhandare – Khaitan & Co.; Gaurav Dasgupta – Khaitan & Co.; Arindam Sarkar – Khaitan & Co.;

Law Firms: Khaitan & Co.;

Clients: Berger Paints India Ltd;