Continental Grain Company’s Investment in Ceva Santé Animale


Kirkland & Ellis advised Continental Grain Company on the deal.

Continental Grain Company completed an investment in Ceva Santé Animale.

Continental Grain Company is a global investor, owner and operator of companies across the food, agribusiness, and commodities spectrum.

Ceva Santé Animale is a global veterinary health company focused on the research, development, production and marketing of pharmaceutical products and vaccines for pets, livestock, swine and poultry. Ceva Santé Animale is based in 42 countries and has more than 3,500 employees worldwide.

The Kirkland & Ellis team was led by transactional partners Vincent Ponsonnaille (Picture) in London and Laurent Victor-Michel in Paris and Paris tax partner Nadine Gelli, supported by Paris transactional associate Emmanuel Enrici. The team is working in conjunction with Chicago transactional partners Jeremy Liss, Matthew Arenson and Michael Snow and Chicago tax partner, Rachel Cantor.

Involved fees earner: Matthew Arenson – Kirkland & Ellis; Rachel Cantor – Kirkland & Ellis; Emmanuel Enrici – Kirkland & Ellis; Nadine Gelli – Kirkland & Ellis; Jeremy Liss – Kirkland & Ellis; Vincent Ponsonnaille – Kirkland & Ellis; Michael Snow – Kirkland & Ellis; Laurent Victor-Michel – Kirkland & Ellis;

Law Firms: Kirkland & Ellis;

Clients: Continental Grain Company Corp.;