Lefosse advise SATS on its proposal of acquisition of WFS
Together with Latham & Watkins, Lefosse has advised SATS on its proposed acquisition of Worldwide Flight Services (WFS), the world’s largest air cargo handling firm, from an affiliate of Cerberus Capital Management.
The transaction values WFS at an enterprise value of €2.25 billion, with an equity purchase price of €1.18 billion.
Lefosse relied on partners Gonçalo Capela Godinho (pictured left) and Dante Zanotti (pictured right); associates Natália Alves Graton, Aline Januário, Nicoly Barreiros, Juliana Batah, Paulo Damascena, Thomas Nunes, Giulia Caruso, Victor Fernandes, Gabriel Prétola, Elen Lizas, Vinicius Barros, Luiza Ohanna, Marcella Mesquita.
Latham & Watkins, acted as counsel to SATS Ltd (client).
Linklaters, acted as counsel to WFS (seller side).