Anne-Liz Salapian

Associate, Paris

Biography

Overview

Anne-Liz Salapian is an associate in the EMEA Private-Equity / Mergers & Acquisitions practice at White & Case.

Fluent in French and English, Anne-Liz's practice covers a wide range of both domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, notably in Europe and Africa, as well as private equity and venture capital matters, on behalf of multinational clients, including investment funds, investment banks, entrepreneurs, industrials, listed and non-listed companies.

Prior to joining White & Case in 2020, Anne-Liz worked at several other high-profile international law firms based in Paris and in Hong Kong.

Bars and Courts
Paris Bar
Education
Master 2 Magistère Juriste d'Affaires - DJCE
Université Paris II, Panthéon-Assas
Languages
French
English

Experience

EP Equity Investment III (2023)
Representation of EP Equity Investment III s.à r.l, a company controlled by businessman Daniel Kretinsky, on the signing of a lock-up agreement relating to Casino Group's financial restructuring, alongside Fimalac and Attestor, with Casino Group and some of its main creditors.

EP Global Commerce a.s. (2023)
Representation of EP Global Commerce a.s., a company controlled by businessman Daniel Kretinsky, on the signing of an agreement in principle on July 27, 2023, with Casino Group and some of its creditors representing more than two-thirds of the Term Loan B, with a view to strengthening Casino Group's equity structure and restructuring its financial debt.

Teleperformance SE (2023)
Representation of Teleperformance SE on its voluntary cash and share offer to acquire 100 percent of the shares of Majorel for a total consideration of €3 billion.

Angelo Gordon (2023)
Representation of leading investment fund Angelo Gordon on an agreement in principle to provide a €170 million new money injection in Technicolor Creative Studios (TCS).

Mark III Holdings BV (MARK) (2022)
Representation of Mark III Holdings BV (MARK), a subsidiary of MARK Capital Management (formerly known as Meyer Bergman), on the sale of Pershing Hall, a flagship mixed-use development in Paris' Golden Triangle, to Allianz Vie.

Peugeot Frères Industrie (2022)
Representation of Peugeot Frères Industrie on its entry into exclusive negotiations for the acquisition of a majority stake in Holding Tivoly and the direct acquisition of shares in Tivoly S.A. from certain members of the Tivoly family.

A consortium formed by ECP, DEG, IFU-Danemark and APMC (2021)
Representation of Emerging Capital Partners, the German Development Finance Institution (DEG) and the Investment Fund for Developing Countries (IFU-Danemark) on their majority investment alsongside A.P. Moller Capital in the pan-African group Eranove through the creation of a new company called ECP Power & Water Holding.

Europcar Mobility Group shareholders (2021)
Representation of Europcar Mobility Group (Europcar) shareholders Centerbridge Partners, CarVal Investors, Marathon Asset Management and Diameter Capital Partners individually in connection with the tender offer for Europcar by a consortium composed of Volkswagen Group, Attestor Capital and Pon Holdings.

BNP Paribas Personal Finance (2021)
Representation of BNP Paribas SA in connection with the sale of 100% of shares held in Symag SAS to Wynd.

BNP Paribas (2021)
Representation of BNP Paribas in connection with the sale to Vista Group of its stakes in Banque Internationale pour le Commerce et l'Industrie au Burkina Faso (BICIAB) and Banque Internationale pour le Commerce et l'Industrie en Guinée (BICIGUI).

Softbank (2021)
Representation of Softbank Vision Fund 2 in connection with its Series E round investment of U$500 million in exchange for a circa 17% stake in the capital of Content Square SAS (with a pre-money valuation of U$2.35 billion).

BNP Paribas (2020)
Representation of BNP Paribas in connection with the sale to Atlantic Financial Group of its stakes in Banque Internationale pour le Commerce et l'Industrie au Mali (BICIM), Banque pour l'Industrie et le Commerce aux Comores and Banque Internationale pour le Commerce et l'Industrie au Gabon.

Thinksurance (2020)
Representation of Thinksurance in connection with the creation of the first French subsidiary of the German InsurTech Thinksurance and implementation of the management incentive plan. Thinksurance offers a digital platform to facilitate the distribution of property and casualty insurance products for professionals, ranging from civil liability to complex industrial risks.