CLIENT: lllva Saronno Holdings S.p.A.


DATE: July 2009

SECTOR: Consumer and Retail

Advisory to Illva Saronno Holding SpA for the acquisition of 100% of the capital of Tia Maria Ltd, a company owner of the coffee liqueur brand Tia Maria.

Activities performed:
assistance in the analysis of the economic and financial situation of the business and definition of economic, financial plans;
assistance in the due diligence activity;
assistance in the writing of documents to support the Board of Directors resolutions;
assistance in the negotiations and definition of the agreement with the counterpart;
coordination of the activities of the other consultants involved in the transaction.

Deal value: € 125 million (EV)