FAYAT Group’s Acquisition Of Dulevo International S.P.A. From 4D Global Energy

Norton Rose Fulbright advised Rosehope Limited on the deal. Valther Avocats e Deloitte Legal advised FAYAT.

Rosehope Limited, the holding company specialised in industry business, entirely owned by the private equity fund 4D Global Energy Investments PLC (4D Global Energy) on the sale of Dulevo International S.p.A. (Dulevo) to FAYAT Group (FAYAT).

Dulevo is a world-leading manufacturer in the industrial and urban sweeping sector. The sale includes all of Dulevo’s operations, properties and subsidiaries, as well as ownership of the administrative buildings and all manufacturing facilities in Northern Italy.

4D Global Energy is a private equity group based in Dublin and Paris specializing in the energy sector, co-founded by Tighe Noonan in 2002. 

FAYAT currently operates in 170 countries and has more than 21,500 employees. The company is engaged in 7 major activities: civil works, foundations, building, energy services, metal, pressure vessels and road equipment.

Norton Rose Fulbright’s Milan-based partner Tiziana Del Prete (Picture) led the Norton Rose Fulbright team, which included counsel Massimo Agostini, senior associate Fabrizio Zecca and associate Giuseppe Pastore.

The French firm Valther Avocats, with a team composed of Idris Hebbat and Orlando Vignoli Neto and Deloitte Legal, with a team formed by the equity partner Massimo Zamorani, Of Counsel Lucia Ruffatti and the managing associate Francesco Mirarchi assisted the Fayat Group in acquisition of 100% of the Dulevo group.
As part of the acquisition, the legal due diligence was carried out by Deloitte Legal with a multidisciplinary team formed by Lucia Ruffatti, Francesco Mirarchi for the corporate aspects, Luca Failla and Stefano Miniati for the labor law aspects and by Francesco P. Bello and Emanuele Bottazzi for administrative law aspects.
Deloitte Tax and Corporate Firm with Matteo Cornacchia and Elisa Pasqui carried out the tax due diligence and tax structuring of the transaction.

Involved fees earner: Francesco Mirarchi – Deloitte Tax & Legal; Lucia Ruffatti – Deloitte Tax & Legal; Massimo Zamorani – Deloitte Tax & Legal; Massimo Agostini – Norton Rose Fulbright; Tiziana Del Prete – Norton Rose Fulbright; Giuseppe Pastore – Norton Rose Fulbright; Orlando Vignoli Neto – Norton Rose Fulbright; Fabrizio Zecca – Norton Rose Fulbright; Idris Hebbat – Valther Avocats;

Law Firms: Deloitte Tax & Legal; Norton Rose Fulbright; Valther Avocats;

Clients: 4d Global Energy; Fayat SA;

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler