Gyrus Capital, a private equity investment company focusing on healthcare and sustainability sectors, and PwC have entered into an agreement whereby certain entities fully owned and controlled by funds managed by Gyrus shall acquire – through a management buyout transaction – the advisory activities of PwC providing consulting services in the field of transformation, technology, digitisation and project management to public administration and healthcare system in Italy.
The business will continue to be led by the current management team, which will take part jointly to Gyrus in the buyout transaction.
Pedersoli Studio Legale has advised Gyrus Capital with a cross-practice team coordinated by Diego Riva (equity partner), Marida Zaffaroni (partner), Alessandro Airaghi (senior associate) who provided legal assistance for corporate law aspects. Banking law matters have been managed by Maura Magioncalda (equity partner) and Consuelo Citterio (partner). The administrative law due diligence has been conducted by Sergio Fienga (equity partner) and Marco Trevisan (senior lawyer), while labour law due diligence has been carried out by Carlo Antonio Talarico (associate).
PwC TLS Avvocati e Commercialisti has advised the seller with a cross-practice team coordinated by Giovanni Stefanin and composed of Riccardo Lonardi and Giuseppe Bianchini Riccardi for corporate law aspects and by Guido Ajello and Claudio Costantino for administrative law matters.
Also PwC in-house general counsel department has acted in the context of the transaction.
Studio Chiaravalli Reali e Associati has counselled Gyrus Capital with reference to tax aspects with a team composed of David Reali (senior managing partner) and Marco Curti (junior partner).
Morri Rossetti e Associati has provided assistance to PwC managers with a cross-practice team coordinated by Stefano Morri (name partner), Roberta Incorvaia, Francesco Nicolosi and Simone D’Arrigo.
White & Case has advised Tikehau Investment Management with a team coordinated by Iacopo Canino (partner).
Fineurop Soditic has acted as financial advisor of Gyrus with Umberto Zanuso (senior partner & head of structured finance) and Francesco Panizza (partner).
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