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POTAMITISVEKRIS advised on the biggest deal in the European hotel sector since the Covid-19 pandemic
We are happy to announce that our firm supported a leading luxury beach resort group in the Mediterranean, with all Greek law-related aspects regarding the sale of a majority stake to the Singaporean sovereign wealth fund. A landmark deal which valued the luxury beach resort group at €2.3bn, the biggest deal in the European hotel sector since the Covid-19 pandemic. Our team was led by Partners George Bersis and Theologos Mintzas who were supported by Eirini Zaglanika (IP), Anastasia Platipodi (Employment), and Ioanna Loudarou (Finance).
Sale of Depa Infrastructure SA by HRADF and Hellenic Petroleum SA to Italgas
We are delighted to announce that the sale of Depa Infrastructure SA by the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF) and Hellenic Petroleum SA to Italgas, one of the leading gas distributors in Italy and the third largest market player in Europe, has been successfully completed. This is a landmark transaction for the Greek energy sector and our economy in general, in a very crucial and sensitive period for the entire European energy market. Maria Perifanou, Senior Associate of our M&A team, with the guidance of our Managing Partner Stathis Potamitis and the assistance of Associate Palmyra Chantzara, successfully led the effort. The team was also valuably assisted by Partner Dimitris Loukas and Associate Kostas Manikas on competition law & regulatory matters, Senior Associate Alexia Tzouni on corporate law matters, and Senior Associate Dimitra Rachouti on energy law matters.
Public offering of EUR 230m Green Bonds and listing on ATHEX by a major development listed entity
Co-Managing Partner George Bersis and Senior Associate Elena Theocharakou, supported by Associate Marialena Papageorgiou advised a listed holding company specializing in the development, investment and management of real estate on the issuance, through a public offering, of EUR 230 m. senior Green Bonds and their listing on ATHEX.
HCC’s ex officio investigation in the field and garden machinery sector
Partner Dimitris Loukas and associates Athanasios Taliadouros and Alexandros Ntallas are advising a leading Greek supplier of machinery for field, forest and garden use in relation to the in relation to the settlement of the HCC’s ex officio investigation for suspected vertical restraints in the market for the supply of machine-operated tools for garden use in Greece.
Acquisition in the retail supermarket sector
Partner Dimitris Loukas and associates Athanasios Taliadouros and Alexandros Ntallas advised a major retail supermarket chain in relation to the HCC’s merger control approval process concerning its acquisition of another regional supermarket chain in Greece.
Advising a consortium of shareholders on their investment in a Greek credit institution
George Bersis, assisted by Elena Theocharakou and Elli Anastopoulou represent a consortium of shareholders with respect to the management of their investment in a Greek listed credit institution. The mandate includes advising on various corporate law and corporate governance matters as well as on shareholders’ negotiations regarding future capital actions in the investee institution.
We are very happy to announce that the international legal directory IFLR1000 recently published its M&A rankings, with POTAMITISVEKRIS landing in the highest category…
POTAMITISVEKRIS contributed to the 2nd edition of the Primer on Climate Change which covers 26 countries and the European Union and provides the latest…
POTAMITISVEKRIS is pleased to announce Anthea Terlegas as its twelfth Partner. Anthea is a dually qualified lawyer (in Greece and England & Wales (non-practising))…
On Thursday, June 16, 2022, we conducted on our premises a blooddonation drive with Sismanoglio Hospital.We are grateful for the voluntary and meaningful contribution of our…
Attached you may find a report that our Partner, Theologos Mintzas, along with Senior Associate Dimitra Rachouti, and Associates Elli Anastopoulou and Anastasia Bolari, prepared on key provisions and milestones of the recently enacted Greek Climate Law.
Greece recently enacted its first Climate Law, contributing further to the global efforts to reduce carbon footprint and protect the natural environment. POTAMITISVEKRIS Partner,…
Euripides Ioannou, Partner and Head of POTAMITISVEKRIS’ Energy practice has been invited to join and moderate a very insightful panel during the 1st day…
Theologos Mintzas has published his new book “Environmental Protection & Property Ownership – Seeking a fair balance”
Congratulations to our Partner, Theologos Mintzas on publishing his new book on “Environmental Protection & Property Ownership” that was released last week by Nomiki…