Filip & Company law firm assists Evergent Investments, a financial investment company with solid experience on the Romanian market, in the acquisition of a significant shareholding in the Romanian software producer MWARE Solutions, a company specialized in Big Data, unstructured data, artificial intelligence and digitalisation solutions.
“Despite the impact of the health crisis, the geopolitical risks and the inflationary pressures, the local software industry is making its mark on the development of the economy and turning Romania into a regional hub, having one of the fastest growth rates. Evergent is a dynamic and innovative investment fund, and this new acquisition opens new opportunities in a booming sector. We are very grateful for their trust and for the opportunity to support their continued growth and development efforts”, said Monica Stătescu, Partner at Filip & Company.
The Filip & Company team involved in this transaction was coordinated by Monica Stătescu (partner) and included Rareș Crîșmaru (asssociate) and Monica Popa (associate) on corporate matters, Bianca Chera (senior associate) and Marius Gheldiu (associate) on IP matters, Alexandra Dunăreanu (associate) on data protection and Cătălin Suliman (partner) and Roxana Roșca (associate) on regulatory matters.
The lawyers at Filip & Company have had important roles in many of the key M&A transactions in Romania. Whether they were privatisations, 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.