Apollo Global Management LLC or Bain Capital’s proposing acquisition of RPC Group Plc


Slaughter and May is advising RPC Group Plc, a leading global plastic products design and engineering company, in connection with the possible takeover offers by each of Apollo Global Management and Bain Capital.

Apollo and Bain both have until 17:00 on October 8 to make a firm offer for RPC.

RPC is a leading plastic products design and engineering company for packaging and selected non-packaging markets, with over 33 innovation centres and 192 operations in 34 countries, and employs c.25,000 people. The Group develops and manufactures a diverse range of products for a wide variety of customers, including many household names, and enjoys strong market positions in many of the end-markets it serves and the geographical areas in which it operates.

Slaughter and May is advising RPC Group Plc on the deal with a team led by Andy Ryde (partner, in picture) and Paul Mudie (partner), alongside Ross Davies (associate).

Involved fees earner: Andy Ryde – Slaughter and May; Paul Mudie – Slaughter and May; Ross Davies – Slaughter and May;

Law Firms: Slaughter and May;

Clients: RPC Group plc;