Gordon S. Blair advises the Hamelin Group on a 85 million euros deal to divest the Canson Group to the Italian Group Fila.
The Canson Group, was founded in 1557 in South Eastern France by the Montgolfier family, and operates processing or distribution facilities in 5 continents. The company is the world’s leading producer of Fine Art paper with presence in over 150 countries across the world.
Canson employs over 450 employees and generated a turnover of over 100 million euros in 2015.
Gordon S. Blair has provided a global assistance to the Hamelin Group on all tax, legal and refinancing matters in relation with the sale of the Canson Group and its subsidiaries located in France, Italy, the USA, China, Australia and Brazil, and supported the exclusive negotiations process