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Liedekerkes Corporate Team assists directors of Newbelco on one of the largest acquisitions in history the AB InBev takeover of SABMiller

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13/10/2016

The anticipated merger between AB InBev and SABMiller closed this past Monday, valuing at $107 billion, making it one of the largest acquisitions in history.
 
A team of Liedekerke’s corporate lawyers acted for the members of the Board of Directors of Newbelco, being the special purpose vehicle that acquired SABMiller and absorbed  AB InBev through a reversed merger.    
 
Liedekerke advised the directors of Newbelco on an ongoing basis throughout the entire transaction and reviewed all of the documentation for the deal,  including the documentation related to the public tender offer (prospectus, response memorandum, etc.) of AB InBev on the Newbelco shares, the listings (prospectuses, etc.) of the Newbelco shares on several stock markets (Brussels, New York, etc.), the reversed merger, special D&O insurance, etc.
 
The team was led by Christel Van den Eynden (Corporate) and Valérie Simonart (Corporate), and included Marjolein Beynsberger (Corporate), Béatrice Toussaint (Insurance), Thomas Selvais (Corporate) and Davy Vandenbussche (Corporate).
 
To read more about the acquisition, please click here.