CLIENT: Metroweb Italia S.p.A.


DATE: December 2016

SECTOR: Telecommunications, Media and Technology

Assistance to Metroweb Italia in the project of aggregation with OpEn Fiber S.p.A. (“OF”), subsidiary of Enel Group, aimed at building an ultra-broadband fiber network across Italy. The project foresees a capital contribution into OF by Enel and CDP Equity S.p.A. (part of Cassa Depositi e Prestiti Group) to provide the resources necessary to acquire 100% share capital of Metroweb Italia. Metroweb Italia and its subsidiaries will be then merged into OF.

Activities performed:
origination of the transaction and assistance in defining the structure and the terms of transaction;
assistance in the analysis of the economic and financial situation;assistance in the management of due diligence activities;
assistance in the negotiations and definition of the agreement with the counterpart;
cooperation with legal consultants in the review and negotiation of the legal documentation.

Deal value: € 814 million