Global law firm White & Case LLP has advised Faurecia, one of the world's largest automotive equipment suppliers, on the sale of its Acoustics and Soft Trim (AST) division to the Adler Pelzer Group (APG), a worldwide leader in automotive acoustic and thermal components and systems.
The transaction will create a global leader in acoustics and soft trim.
White & Case previously advised Faurecia on the launch of its tender offer for HELLA and the acquisition of 60 percent of HELLA's shares held by the family shareholder pool.
The White & Case team which advised on the transaction was led by partner Hugues Mathez and counsel Jean Paszkudzki (both Paris) and included partners Alexandre Jaurett, Clara Hainsdorf, Estelle Philippi (all Paris), Tom Matthews, James Johnson, Nicholas Greenacre (all London) and Maciej Zalewski (Warsaw), local partner Thomas Glauden (Brussels), counsel Julio Peralta (Madrid) and associates Maud Fillon, Tiphanie Levassort (both Paris), Laura del Olmo Cuevas (Madrid), Richard Wilson, Nick Falconer, Victoria Delacey, Jane McQuillan, Francesca MacSwiney (all London), Małgorzata Herda, Klaudia Malczewska (both Warsaw) and Edouard de Walque (Brussels).
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