Eurazeo’s Financing for Avenga Group

DLA Piper has advised Eurazeo on the deal.

The international investment company Eurazeo completed a corporate and growth financing for Avenga Group, a portfolio company of Oaktree Capital Management and Cornerstone Investment Management.

Eurazeo is a leading mid cap investor based in Paris, specializing in venture capital, growth capital, private debt and private equity. Its business and investment activities focus on financing high-growth European SMEs.

Avenga Group is a global expert and leader in IT digital transformation and managed services. Combining creativity and innovation, Avenga offers a full spectrum of services from strategic advisory, customer experience solutions, to software development. It employs more than 2,500 people with hubs in 18 locations globally.

The DLA Piper team led by partners Dr Wolfram Distler (Picture; Frankfurt) and Mariusz Hyla (both Finance, Warsaw) also included of counsel Martin Heinsius (Tax) and associate Ilgin Ayhan (Finance, both Frankfurt). From the DLA Piper offices in Luxembourg, New York and Warsaw partners Xavier Guzman (Luxembourg), Jamie Knox (both Finance, New York), Bartosz Matusik (Warsaw), Witold Jurewicz (both Tax, New York) as well as counsel Bartlomiej Palusiak and associates Ewelina Paciorek (both Warsaw) and Joris Reinert (all Finance, Luxembourg) were also involved.

Involved fees earner: Ilgin Ayhan – DLA Piper; Wolfram Distler – DLA Piper; Xavier Guzman – DLA Piper; Martin Heinsius – DLA Piper; Mariusz Hyla – DLA Piper; Witold Jurewicz – DLA Piper; Jamie Knox – DLA Piper; Bartosz Matusik – DLA Piper; Ewelina Paciorek – DLA Piper; Bartlomiej Palusiak – DLA Piper; Joris Reinert – DLA Piper;

Law Firms: DLA Piper;

Clients: Eurazeo;

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler