Mayer Brown advises The Jordan Company on acquisition of Sequa Automotive Group
16 November 2012
Mayer Brown advised longtime client and private equity firm The Jordan Company on the acquisition by its affiliate, The Resolute Fund II SIE, L.P., of Sequa Automotive Group from Sequa’s parent company, Sequa Corporation. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Sequa Auto is a leading global supplier of highly engineered automotive components. The company operates under two business segments: Casco Products Corp (Casco) and ARC Automotive (ARC). Casco is a leading supplier of automotive power outlets, connectivity devices and sensors. ARC is a leading independent provider of airbag inflators, the critical component in a passive airbag system that causes the airbag to deploy in a vehicle.
The Mayer Brown team was led by Corporate & Securities partner Phil Brandes (New York), and included lawyers from Beijing, Brussels, Chicago, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, New York, Paris and Washington, DC and from Tauil & Chequer Advogados, in association with Mayer Brown, in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo.
The team represents practice areas including Antitrust & Competition, Banking & Finance, Corporate & Securities, Employment & Benefits, Government & Global Trade, IP, Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Real Estate, Tax Controversy, and Tax Transactions & Consulting.