Eugenia Greco | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Eugenia Greco
Eugenia Greco

Eugenia Greco

Associate, Doha

T +974 440 64318

E egreco@whitecase.com

Overview

Eugenia Greco is an associate in the Corporate and M&A Group in the Firm's Doha office.

Eugenia has a wide range of transactional and advisory experience on cross-border mergers, acquisitions and disposals of companies and businesses, joint ventures, and private equity projects in various industries including hospitality, oil and gas, banking, healthcare and retail. Eugenia's experience also includes advising clients on bank financings, corporate reorganisations, restructurings, capital market transactions, drafting of commercial contracts and assistance on general corporate matters.

Bars and Courts

  • Milan Bar

Education

  • JD, University of Milan
  • Université Paris Descartes

Languages

  • English
  • Italian
  • French
  • German

Experience

Representation of Al Jazeera Media Network on the sale of its "Kids Channels" to beIN Media Group through a large and complex asset transfer transaction involving hundreds of intellectual property licenses, industry-related contracts, and addressing employment, financing and litigation matters.

Representation of the Barwa Real Estate Company Q.S.C., a Qatari publicly listed company and one of the largest real estate companies in the Middle East, in its US$175.8 million acquisition of 2,217,000 square metres of land in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia from two high net-worth individuals. The land will be used for a significant mixed-use retail/residential project. This transaction constitutes one of the most significant Qatari investments in Saudi Arabia in recent years.

Representation of Qatar Investment Authority and Kingdom Holding Company of Saudi Arabia on the US$2.9 billion stock-and-cash sale of FRHI Holdings Ltd., the parent company of luxury hotel brands Fairmont, Raffles and Swissôtel, to AccorHotels.

Representation of HHR Euro Coöperatief U.A. (a subsidiary of Host Hotels) on its sale of a hotel portfolio including the Westin Europa & Regina in Venice.

Representation of Danaher Corporation on the acquisition of the immunohistochemistry businesses of Menarini Diagnostics S.r.l.

Representation of HealthCity (a Belgian company owner of one of the largest fitness centre chains in Europe) on the acquisition of majority stakes in the share capital of the Italian, French and Spanish subsidiaries of Fitness First.

Representation of Ontex NV (a leading global producer of healthcare and disposable personal hygiene products) on the acquisition of the entire share capital of Artsana Sud S.p.A.

Representation of Bank of Scotland on the debt restructuring and recapitalisation of the Italian luxury motor-yachts group Ferretti.

Representation of Samsonite on a retail business acquisition related to the sale of bags and leather accessories.

This includes experience gained prior to joining White & Case.