London  Mayer Brown represented Geopost, the international express deliveries arm of the La Poste group, in the acquisition of Citysprint, a leading same-day delivery company in the UK, from private equity firm LDC (Managers) Limited.

 The transaction completed on 11 January, following a Phase 1 antitrust investigation, was completed successfully in the UK.

The Mayer Brown team was led by Litigation partners Nathalie Jalabert Doury, Jean-Maxime Blutel, Corporate & Securities – partner James West and included associate Suvan Madan, trainee Ruth Neligan, Antitrust & Competition – partner David Harrison, Litigation associates Max Mousseron, Teresa Gerhold, Employment & Benefits partner Miriam Bruce, Tax Partner James Hill, Real Estate Markets partner Iain Roberts, IP partner Mark Prinsley and associate Reece Randall.