Sarolta Várszegi is an associate and member of our M&A, Private Equity and Capital Markets practice groups. She joined the Budapest office of White & Case in September 2010.
Sarolta's practice primarily focuses on capital markets, M&A and corporate law matters, with an emphasis on business transactions, including acquisitions and dispositions.
Since joining the Budapest office, Sarolta has been a member of our teams advising:
- The number one alternative and the second-largest fixed line telecommunications and broadband internet services provider in Hungary in connection with its bolt-on acquisition of a Hungarian cable company in an auction sale conducted by the Hungarian cable company's owner, a US private equity firm, and its creditors, along with a simultaneous asset sale to a leading international cable operator; and
- A consortium of investors 75% controlled by funds managed or advised by a private equity player in Central and Eastern Europe, in its auction sale of 100% of a telecommunications company in the Czech Republic to three funds managed by a global provider of banking and investment and funds management services for total consideration of €574 million.
Prior to joining White & Case, Sarolta worked at another international law firm, where she represented a range of clients in connection with several public and private offerings, including a stock exchange listing on the Budapest Stock Exchange, and also advised investment banks on capital markets regulations issues. She also assisted clients on mergers and acquisitions and general corporate matters.
Bars and Courts
Budapest Bar, 2010
Hungarian Stock Exchange Exam, 2008
LLM, Commercial and Corporate Law, University College London, London, 2006
Certificate in English Law, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, 2005
JD, Pázmány Péter Catholic University, Budapest, 2004
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