Pablo Iacobelli and Patricia Silberman

Carey acts on Emerson’s acquisition of Flexim

Carey has acted as advisor to Emerson, a US technology and software company, on the local aspects of the acquisition of Flexim, a clamp-on ultrasonic flow measurement company for liquids, gases and steam, along with the subsequent acquisition of a minority stake in its Chilean subsidiary,

The acquisition, which was completed on 31 August, expands Emerson’s automation portfolio and measurement capabilities.

The advisory work ranged from legal due diligence to the negotiation of the relevant closing documents, involving interaction with legal teams from multiple jurisdictions (USA, Germany, China, Singapore, Chile, France, Austria, Netherlands, Japan, India and Australia), coordinated by Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer.

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer’s team comprised partner Barbara Keil, counsels Marcus Wolter and Martin Rehberg, senior transaction lawyer Franz Dahl, and associates Jan Postweiler, Julian Siller and Dominik Kastner.

Carey’s team was led by partners Pablo Iacobelli (pictured left) and Patricia Silberman (pictured right), with support from associates Jaime Coutts and Florencia Aleuanlli.

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