AXA’s $155 Million Acquisition of Maestro Health

Hogan Lovells advised AXA on the deal

Chicago-based Maestro Health provides a digital platform for companies to manage their health-benefit administration, enabling them to lower their overall health-care costs. Maestro has more than 300 employees and targets mid-size and large-size employers across the U.S.

The acquisition fits into AXA’s strategy to dedicate 200 million euros a year to innovation.

AXA SA is an insurance company which also provides related financial services. The Company, led by Thomas Buberl, Gerald Harlin and George Stansfield, offers life and non-life insurance, savings and pension products, and asset management services. In 2016 AXA SA recorded €121 Billion Revenues.

The transaction is subject to regulatory approvals and is expected to close in the first quarter of 2018.

Hogan Lovells Corporate partners Tim Aragon (Picture) and Nicola Evans are leading the team representing AXA. The Corporate team also consists of senior associate Ryan Adrian, and associates Katy Raffensperger, Brittany Wolma, and Sam Posnick. Partner David London and associates Hao Wang and Mark Pereira are advising on IP. Employment matters are being handled by partner Robin Samuels and attorney Amy Kett. Employee benefits advice is being provided by partner Carin Carithers and associate Adrienne Jack. Partner Scott Loughlin, senior associates Mohammad Amer and Nathan Salminen and associate Joseph Vladeck are advising on privacy. Health Regulatory is being handled by partner Sheree Kanner, senior associate Matthew Piehl and associate Isaac Swaiman. Partner Scott McClure and associate Charles Stones are advising on tax. Partner Lea Ann Fowler, senior associate Sierra Russell and associates Katie Roddy and Jennifer Guzman are advising on real estate. Insurance Regulatory matters are being handled by partner Robert Fettman and senior associate Kerri Cutry. Partner Brian Curran and senior associate Stephenie Gosnell are working on international trade matters. Partner Michele Harrington and senior associate Robert Baldwin are advising on antitrust.

Involved fees earner: Timothy Aragon – Hogan Lovells; Nicola Evans – Hogan Lovells; Ryan Adrian – Hogan Lovells; Kathryn Lynn Raffensperger – Hogan Lovells; Brittany Wolma – Hogan Lovells; Samuel Posnick – Hogan Lovells; David London – Hogan Lovells; Hao Wang – Hogan Lovells; Mark Russell Pereira – Hogan Lovells; Robin Samuels – Hogan Lovells; Amy Kett – Hogan Lovells; Carin Carithers – Hogan Lovells; Adrienne Jack – Hogan Lovells; Scott Loughlin – Hogan Lovells; Mohammad Amer – Hogan Lovells; Nathan Salminen – Hogan Lovells; Joseph Vladeck – Hogan Lovells; Sheree Kanner – Hogan Lovells; Matthew Piehl – Hogan Lovells; Isaac Swaiman – Hogan Lovells; Scott McClure – Hogan Lovells; Charles Stones – Hogan Lovells; Lea Ann Fowler – Hogan Lovells; Sierra Russell – Hogan Lovells; Katherine Roddy – Hogan Lovells; Jennifer Guzman – Hogan Lovells; Robert Fettman – Hogan Lovells; Kerri Cutry – Hogan Lovells; Brian Curran – Hogan Lovells; Stephenie Gosnell – Hogan Lovells; Michele Harrington – Hogan Lovells; Robert Baldwin – Hogan Lovells;

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