A recent issue of the Polish edition of Forbes magazine published its annual top-ten list of the most high-profile and largest M&A transactions in Poland in 2019. Rymarz Zdort advised on five out of the ten largest deals, including four out of the top five. The firm advised on two transactions with a value exceeding PLN 5 billion, i.e. in connection with the takeover of Orbis by AccorInvest and the purchase of the DCT facility by Polski Fundusz Rozwoju, PSA International and IFM Investors. Rymarz Zdort also provided legal advice in connection with Accor’s acquisition of Orbis’s rights to hotel brands and the hotel services business (light asset acquisition), the investment of Griffin and PIMCO in the Polcom Group, as well as the takeover of Echo Investment by the Hungarian real estate development company Wing. The aggregate value of the above-mentioned transactions stands at almost PLN 14 billion.
“This ranking serves as yet another confirmation of the trust that Polish and foreign clients have in our law firm. I am pleased that we are the go-to business partner for legal services for the largest and most complex M&A transactions”, said the managing partner, Pawel Rymarz.