Filip & Company law firm assisted Polish company Alsendo owned by Abris Capital Partners (“Abris”), the ESG transformation specialist private equity investor, in the acquisition of a majority shareholding in Innoship, the leading Central European provider of advanced technology solutions that optimize last-mile management for E-Commerce merchants.
The Filip & Company team assisted Abris in the due diligence process, the negotiation of the sale and subscription agreement, as well as on other aspects related to the implementation of the transaction.
“E-commerce has seen irreversible growth, which is having a major impact on the delivery solutions market across Europe. Innoship is an innovative and very exciting business with a dynamic and smart team of founders. I am convinced that the future of the investment will be excellent and we wish the new partners every success together. We are very grateful to the teams at Abris and Alsendo for their trust and excellent cooperation and look forward to seeing what Innoship will achieve in the coming years”, says Alexandru Bîrsan, partner at Filip & Company.
“The acquisition of Innoship is the latest step in our ambitious buy-and-build strategy for Alsendo, allowing us to expand the business into Romania and enhance Alsendo’s offering for large customers, e-commerce merchants and marketplaces. We appreciate the legal advice and transaction support provided by Filip & Company which facilitated seamless execution of the transaction“, says Tomasz Hajduk, Investment Manager at Abris Capital Partners.
The Filip & Company team was coordinated by Alexandru Bîrsan and included in key roles Olga Niță (partner), Andreea Bănică (senior associate), Simona Ungureanu (associate) and Andrei Anghel (associate).
The lawyers at Filip & Company have had important roles in many of the key M&A transactions in Romania. Whether they were privatizations, private equity, venture capital or growth capital transactions or other complex M&A, in very many cases at least one of the parties was legally assisted by Filip & Company. Furthermore, the lawyers at Filip & Company are ranked first in the most prestigious international legal directories – Chambers and Partners and Legal 500 – with their M&A practice, both as a team as well as individually.