Charterhouse Capital Partners’ Acquisition Of Phastar


Macfarlanes has advised Charterhouse Capital Partners on the tax aspects of its acquisition of Phastar.

Phastar is a fast growing, specialist biometrics clinical research organisation (CRO) offering statistical consulting, clinical trial reporting, data science and data management services to a global customer base of large and mid-size pharmaceutical companies.

Charterhouse Capital Partners will support Phastar’s existing management team with their approach for building the leading global, specialised biostatistics CRO through continued investment in the business as well as selective expansion into different markets.

The Macfarlanes team was led by tax and reward partner Peter Abbott (Picture) with assistance from tax director Gary Stokes and senior solicitor Laura Foley.

Involved fees earner: Peter Abbott – Macfarlanes LLP; Laura Foley – Macfarlanes LLP; Gary Stokes – Macfarlanes LLP;

Law Firms: Macfarlanes LLP;

Clients: Charterhouse Capital Partners;