Lakshmikumaran and Sridharan advised Oji Holding for a cross border acquisition
Lakshmikumaran and Sridharan (L&S) has recently concluded a significant Corporate Advisory and M&A transaction wherein the firm assisted Japanese listed company Oji Holding Corporation, a global leader in paper and packaging industry to acquire 80% equity stake in Punjab-based Empire Packages Private Limited.
This transaction was led by Sudish Sharma, Executive Partner, Corporate Advisory and M&A practice at L&S along with his team of experts which included Apeksha Bansal (Principal Associate), Sonali Srivastava (Associate), Vidhi Madan (Associate) and Pratham Soni (Associate).
Speaking on the deal, Sudish said "Foreign companies are viewing India as a lucrative investment option. This will ensure the growth of our domestic market manifolds. L&S is closely associated with numerous companies for advising and assisting in such cross-border transactions that brings added value to our economy."
Oji Holding Corporation expand their vision in India. This deal shall provide them access to the paper and packaging industry in the country.
L&S advised Oji Holding Corporation with legal due diligence of Empire, cross border regulatory aspects, execution, and negotiation of transaction documents.
This deal is significant cross border acquisition that keeps innovation and environmental sustainability at its core.