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Freshfields advises A.P. Møller – Mærsk A/S on the acquisition of Senator International group

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer is advising A.P. Møller – Mærsk A/S on the acquisition of the Senator International group.

Senator International is a Hamburg headquartered company with a renowned operational air freight platform of own controlled capacity and operations across Europe, Asia, South Africa, and America. This focus on own controlled capacity is highly aligned with Maersk´s air freight strategy to accelerate Maersk’s product offering which integrates Logistics, Ocean, Rail and Air and expand its global air network. The transaction is subject to closing conditions including regulatory approvals and is expected to close in H1 2022.

The multi-jurisdictional Freshfields-Team is led by Partner Julia Sellmann and Associates Tobias Dressler and Johannes Schiele. It comprises inter alia of:

Partner: Christian Ruoff (Tax, Hamburg), Alan Ryan (Antitrust, Competition and Trade, Silicon Valley), Konrad Schott (Global Transactions, Frankfurt), Theresa Ehlen (Global Transactions, Düsseldorf), Paul Tiger (Global Transactions, New York) Boris Dzida (People & Reward, Hamburg), Maj Vaseghi (People & Reward, Silicon Valley)

Counsel and Senior/Principal Associates: Jil Rollmann (Global Transactions, Hamburg), Olaf Ehlers (Global Transactions, New York), Aaron Green (Antitrust, Competition and Trade, Brussels), Sascha Arnold (Regulatory, Hamburg), Celine Zeng, Anke Schellhaas (both Global Transactions, Frankfurt), Angela Husfeldt, Marlen Vesper-Gräske (both Global Transactions, Hamburg)

Associates: Vasco Ollero (Global Transactions, Hamburg), Marius Stein (Global Transactions, Frankfurt), Khaair Morrison (Global Transactions, New York), Kristin Kapral (Global Transactions, Hamburg), Nicolas Soelter (Regulatory, Hamburg), Tobias Franz, Jan Kothe (both Tax, Hamburg), Hendrik Menzel (Tax, Frankfurt), Fernanda Harari Dayan (Antitrust, Competition and Trade, Brussels), Hendrik Witt (Dispute Resolution, Düsseldorf), Hubertus Reinbach (People & Reward, Hamburg), Lina Zhu (People & Reward, New York), ,

Transaction Support Lawyer: Panagiotis Rentzeperis (Global Transactions, Frankfurt)