Lenz & Staehelin advises Nomad Foods in Findus Switzerland’s acquisition

Nomad Foods announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Findus Switzerland from Froneri International and certain intellectual property from an affiliate of Nestlé for aggregate consideration of approximately 110 million euros on a debt-free, cash-free basis. The transaction is expected to be completed in the beginning of 2021.


The advisors

Norton Rose Fulbright and Lenz & Staehelin are acting as legal advisors to Nomad Foods on the transaction. The Lenz & Staehelin team is led by Stephan Erni (M&A) and includes Nicole Humbel and Leo Rusterholz (both M&A), Pascal Hinny and Stephan Brandner (Tax), Marcel Meinhardt, Astrid Waser and Désirée Stebler (all Antitrust), and Nicole Koch-Frey (Employment, Pension).

Goldman Sachs International acted as financial advisor.