Hogan Lovells advises Boston Consulting Group on the acquisition of Quantis
With an international team led by Dusseldorf partner Jens Uhlendorf, global law firm Hogan Lovells has advised global consulting firm The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) on the acquisition of all shares in Quantis, a leading environmental sustainability consultancy.
Founded in 1963 as a pioneer in business strategy, The Boston Consulting Group is one of the leading global consulting firms and today works with corporate and society leaders to address their most important challenges and seize their greatest opportunities.
Quantis is a global sustainability consultancy pioneering approaches to solve critical environmental challenges. The group partners with organizations who are serious about reducing their environmental impacts to future-proof their businesses and prosper in a new planetary economy.
Hogan Lovells has advised BCG on all legal aspects of the acquisition, including advice on the bidding process, legal due diligence, and the negotiation of the share purchase agreement. For the Swiss law aspects of the transaction Hogan Lovells teamed with Swiss leading firm Walder Wyss.
Hogan Lovells team for The Boston Consulting Group
Jens Uhlendorf (Partner), Sophie Ulrich (Senior Associate), Isabel Gläser, (Associate) (all Corporate/ M&A);
Dr Ingrid Ohmann-Sauer (Partner), Moritz Langemann (Counsel), Yannick Kwast (Associate) (all Employment); Dr Thomas Frank (Senior Associate, Pensions);
Dr Marcus Schreibauer (Partner), Sarah-Lena Kreutzmann (Counsel), Dr Michael Thiesen (Associate) (all IP/ Data Protection);
Dr Martin Sura (Partner), Jan Philipp Sparenberg (Senior Associate) (both Antitrust);
Dr Florian Unseld (Partner), Golo Edel (Senior Associate), David Credo (Associate) (all SOAR);
Sabine Reimann (Partner), Sarah Plaßmann (Associate) (both Real Estate);
Matthieu Grollemund, Alexander Premont (Partners), Luc Bontoux, Pierre-Marie Boya (Counsel), Dan Feltin, Arthur Deschamps (Associates) (all Corporate & Finance);
Mikael Salmela (Partner), Maïmouna Goudiaby (Senior Associate), Sihem Hassani, Remy Schlich (Associates) (all SOAR);
Marion Guertault (Partner), Baptiste Camus, François Peres (Associates) (all Employment);
Ying Lou, Adrien Bonnet (Associates) (both IP);
Alice Houdart (Senior Associate, Real Estate);
Leah Dunlop (Partner), Pierluigi Feliciani (Counsel), Niccolò Lavorano, Anastasia Pallagrosi, Eva Campione (Associates) (all Corporate/ M&A);
Paola La Gumina (Counsel), Valerio Natale (Associate) (both SOAR);
Silvia Lolli (Counsel), Davide Valloni (Associate) (both Insurance Regulatory);
Elena D'Alto, Fabrizio Grillo (both Senior Associates, Litigation);
Serena Pietrosanti (Counsel), Maria Cristina Conte (Senior Associate) (both Tax);
Maria Luce Piattelli (Counsel), Aurora Muselli, Eugenia Gambarara (Senior Associates), Annalisa Aurilio (Associate) (all IP);
Alberto Carrara (Senior Associate, Real Estate);
William Yavinsky (Partner), Alexander J Hoffarth, Aaron Levitats, Peter Lattanzio (Associates) (all Corporate/ M&A);
Ajay Kuntamukkala (Partner), Josh Gelula (Senior Associate) (Global Regulatory);
Audrey Reed (Partner), Dan Ongaro, Brendan Quinn, Toni Danielle Cannady (Associates) (all IP);
Carin Carithers (Partner, Tax);
Leslie I Graham (Senior Associate, Real Estate).