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Deals Q1 and Q2 – 2017

11 July 2017
Mergers & acquisitions

1 June 2017

Ploum advises the US listed company Mood Media Inc. on the sale of its Dutch/Belgian subsidiary BIS to Econocom. BIS is active in the field of providing audio visual and ICT solutions for companies. The transaction was completed today.

10 April 2017

Damen Shipyards has announced to acquire Verolme. Keppel Verolme owns one of Holland’s largest shipyards for the maintenance and repair of large ships and oil rigs. Ploum acts as Damen’s legal adviser in the acquisition.

18 January 2017

Vervaeke, the Belgian market leader in tank transportation for the chemical and petrochemical sector, has announced the acquisition of its Dutch counterpart Van der Lee. With a turnover of more than 50 million euro, 400 employees and six locations, including Belgium and Germany, Van der Lee represents an important logistics service provider in the field of dangerous goods transport by road. Vervaeke is assisted in the transaction by Ploum.

9 January 2017

Today, Cefetra completed its acquisition of trader in specialist agri-products Thegra Tracomex. Thegra Tracomex has offices in the Netherlands, Belgium and Poland. Cefetra is part of the German listed group BayWa AG. Ploum assisted Cefetra in this transaction.