Waterlogic’s Acquisition of Billi


DLA Piper has advised Waterlogic on its 100% acquisition of Melbourne-headquartered Billi, a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of boiling, chilled and sparkling filtered drinking water under-the-sink units operating in Australia, the UK and international markets.

Waterlogic is a UK-based designer, manufacturer, distributor and service provider of purified drinking water dispensers and is a portfolio company of European PE firm Castik Capital.

This is Waterlogic’s 16th acquisition to-date, preceded by recent deals in the US, UK, Australia and parts of Europe.

The DLA Piper team was led by Melbourne Corporate partner Dr Gerry Bean (Picture) with senior associate Dylan Burke, solicitor Stephanie Glover and assisting the team was foreign legal associate Bradley Heath. Colleagues from DLA Piper offices in the UK, Singapore and Hong Kong also supported on the acquisition with regulatory and other advice.

Involved fees earner: Gerry Bean – DLA Piper; Dylan Burke – DLA Piper; Bradley Heath – DLA Piper; Stephanie Glover – DLA Piper;

Law Firms: DLA Piper;

Clients: Waterlogic group;

Author: Michael Patrini