Małgorzata Herda

Associate, Warsaw

Biography

Overview

Małgorzata focuses her practice on corporate and contract law matters in particular on projects related to mergers and acquisitions as well as transformation of companies and corporate governance issues.

Małgorzata has provided corporate law advice in connection with mergers and acquisitions. Her experience includes preparation of the transaction documentation and due diligence reviews. Małgorzata also advises clients on other corporate law related issues.

Bars and Courts
Attorney-at-law, Warsaw Bar Association of Attorneys-at-Law
Education
Master's Degree
Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University, Faculty of Law and Administration
Languages
Polish
English

Experience

GLP: Representation of GLP in connection with the transfer of its portfolio companies to a fund, including the sale of 100% of the shares in the PropCos. As it was a transfer to a fund managed by GLP, our role was to advise both the seller and the buyer on the transactional and financing aspects of the deal in Poland.

Aquiline Capital Partners Limited: representation of Aquiline Capital Partners Limited, a private investment firm based in New York and London specializing in investments in financial services and technology, in connection with the acquisition of the Virtus Lab Group, a software development company.

Predica: representation of Predica, a Polish company and leading European provider of Microsoft Azure cloud migration, application modernization and managed services, on its acquisition by SoftwareONE Holding AG, a leading global provider of end-to-end software and cloud technology solutions.

Global Compute Infrastructure LP: representation of Global Compute Infrastructure LP in connection with the acquisition of ATM S.A., one of the largest data center operators and communications infrastructure businesses in Poland and CEE, from a consortium of funds managed by MCI Capital and Mezzanine Management.

Nets Denmark A/S: representation of Nets Denmark A/S, a market leader in the payments industry, on its €405 million acquisition of Poland-based Centrum Rozliczeń Elektronicznych Polskie ePłatności S.A. (PeP), a leading Polish merchant acquirer,which provides merchant acquiring services.

Nets Denmark A/S: representation of Nets Denmark A/S and its owner, private equity fund Hellman & Friedman, in connection with the establishment of a strategic alliance with Przelewy24, a leading Polish online payment service provider.

Nets Denmark A/S: representation of Nets Denmark A/S in connection with the PLN 315 million acquisition of Dotpay/eCard (Dotcard), one of the leading companies on the Polish digital payments market, from MCI.EuroVentures and Saltus TUW. It was a record-breaking transaction in terms of value on the Polish fintech market.

Konspol Group: representation of the Konspol Group, the leading producer and processor of poultry in Poland, in relation to the sale of its group companies to the American corporation Cargill.

Play Communications S.A.: representation of Play Communications S.A. and its subsidiary P4 Sp. z o.o. in connection with the €96 million acquisition of 3S S.A., a telecommunications group based in Katowice, and indirect acquisition of all the shares in all the subsidiaries of 3S, including 3S S.A., 3S Data Center S.A., 3S Fibertech sp. z o.o. and 3S BOX S.A.

MidEuropa: representation of MidEuropa in connection with the acquisition of a majority stake in J.S. Hamilton, a company active in the field of laboratory testing, inspections and certifications. We served as a legal advisor to the client in the acquisition of the shares and the negotiations of the transaction documentation. Additionally, we coordinated the work of local law firms in Croatia, Romania, Hungary, Lithuania and Latvia.