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Freshfields advises One Equity Partners on its investment in DESMI A/S

Global law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (‘Freshfields’) advised One Equity Partners, a leading private-equity investment firm, on its acquisition of a majority stake in DESMI A/S, a global leader in the development and manufacture of pump solutions. The transaction is expected to close in the second half of 2022.

The Freshfields team advising on the transaction was led by Partner Arend von Riegen and Associate Anna Dominke (both Corporate/M&A, Frankfurt). They were supported by Associate Simon Wizemann (Corporate/M&A, Frankfurt), Partner Thomas Wessely, Principal Associate Marta Janek (both Antitrust and Trade, Brussels), Associate Cindy van Liempdt (Corporate/M&A, Amsterdam), Counsel Stephanie Brown Cripps, Associate Jennifer King (both Dispute Resolution, New York), Partner Paul Humphreys, Counsel Olaf Ehlers, Associate Nathalie Kupfer (all Corporate/M&A, New York), Partner Sarah Su, associate Lola Wu (both Corporate/M&A, Hong Kong), Partner Yuxin Shen, Associate Yaming Wu (both Corporate/M&A, Beijing), Partner Nigel Gleeson and Associate Shavonne Oh (both Corporate/M&A, Singapore).

Danish legal aspects of the transaction were handled by the law firm Bech-Bruun with a team led by Steen Rode and Anders Hagstrøm.

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