“在市场上声誉极高”
《钱伯斯欧洲》(2015年)

概述

Guillaume Kuperfils是Mayer Brown全球并购业务组的联席主席,具有巴黎律师执业资格。

他的重点执业领域为合并与收购以及私募股权。他擅于代表战略投资者及财务投资者处理合并与收购、杠杆收购、债券及股票发行、银行融资及合资事宜,尤其精通跨境事宜。他经验丰富,广泛服务于私募股权基金发起人及食品及饮料公司。他多次被《钱伯斯欧洲》及《欧洲、中东及非洲法律500强》评为“并购及私募股权领域的法国领先个人”,《欧洲、中东及非洲法律500强》(2014年)称赞其“独具匠心,思维敏锐”,《欧洲、中东及非洲法律500强》(2011年)称其“十分重视客户服务,体现出极佳的商业意识”。《钱伯斯欧洲》(2014年)称赞“他亲力亲为,专业水准极高”。

Guillaume还是法甲著名职业足球俱乐部巴黎圣日耳曼队的董事会成员(2006年-2011年)。

除母语法语之外,Guillaume还讲流利的英语。

语言能力

  • 英语
  • 法语

执业经验

  • 向一家专业从事酒店及医院床上用品租赁及清洗的欧洲集团就其首次公开募股涉及的公司法事宜提供法律意见(2015年)。
  • 向一家私募股权基金就出售旗下一家领先的欧洲天然蒸馏盐、 真空制盐及井矿盐生产商提供法律意见。(2014年)。
  • 向一家私募股权基金就其投资于一家领先的国际兽药公司提供法律意见(2014年)。
  • 向一家总部设在法国的国际化妆品集团的多家股东就其杠杆资本重组提供法律意见(2013年)。
  • 向一家法国乳制品生产商就与法国一家大型农业合作社组建合资公司提供法律意见(2012年)。
  • 向一家在巴黎纽约泛欧交易所上市的领先的欧洲投资公司就以16亿美元收购法国最大的住宅房地产服务公司提供法律服务(2011年)。
  • 向一家法国私募股权基金就投资于一家法国食品杂货零售商的少数股权提供法律服务(2011年)。 
  • 向一家美国私募股权基金就其将一家知名的法甲职业足球俱乐部的多数股权售予一个海湾国家主权财富基金提供法律意见(2011年)。
  • 向一家法国私募股权基金就出售一家专业从事工业微生物控制的领先的法国集团提供法律意见(2011年)。
  • 向一家私募股权基金就投资于一家领先的国际兽医保健公司的少数股权提供法律意见(2010年)。
  • 向一家领先的法国餐饮集团就其债务重组提供法律意见(2010年)。
  • 向一家总部设在美国的全球保险经纪公司及多名长期家族股东就法国最大的保险经纪公司的结构重组提供法律意见(2009年)。
  • 向一家法国私募股权基金就收购一家领先的法国连锁牛排餐厅提供法律意见(2008年)。
  • 向一家领先的法国乳制品及新鲜甜点生产企业的管理团队就该企业的管理层收购提供法律意见(2008年)。
  • 向一家在巴黎纽约泛欧交易所上市的领先的欧洲投资公司就以38亿美元收购一家专业从事酒店及医院床上用品租赁及清洗的欧洲集团提供法律服务(2007年)。
  • 向一家私募股权基金就收购一家领先的法国餐饮公司提供法律服务。(2007年)。
  • 向一家大型葡萄酒与烈性酒生产商就收购若干资产(2007年)以及就内部重组(2006年)提供法律意见。
  • 向一家法国私募股权基金就与一家大型法国金融机构之间的合资交易提供法律意见(2007年)。
  • 向一家专业从事互联网服务的国际上市集团的管理团队就该集团的管理层收购提供法律意见(2006年)。
  • 向一家美国私募股权基金就收购一家知名的法国职业足球俱乐部提供法律意见(2006年)。
  • 向一家在巴黎纽约泛欧交易所上市的法国信息技术服务公司的多位大股东就同意接受对该公司股份的要约收购提供法律意见(2006年)。
  • 向一家意大利家族企业的法国分支机构就出售一家法国一级酒庄( Premier Grand Cru Classé )提供法律意见(2004年)。

教育背景

HEC School of Management, 工商管理硕士

Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas, DEA de droit privé

执业资格

  • 巴黎

Continually recommended by the legal directories as a Leading Individual :

2020

  • The 2020 IFLR 1000 issue, a guide to the world’s leading financial and corporate law firms, has recognized Guillaume Kuperfils as “Highly regarded” in Investment funds, M&A and Private equity in France.

2019

  • Guillaume Kuperfils is active on an array of significant private equity operations with a strong focus on LBOs. Clients are impressed by his market experience, observing: "He combines very strong technical skill with a good commercial sense. He is always very responsive and constructive in order to help us overcome problems." Chambers Europe.

2018

  • IFLR 1000 has recognized Guillaume Kuperfils as "Highly regarded" in France.
  • “Practice head Guillaume Kuperfils, ‘artful’ and ‘astute negotiator’”. Legal 500 EMEA.
  • "The 'very well-known' Guillaume Kuperfils leads the team and has a wealth of expertise in private equity transactions. He assists major French and international private equity houses with acquisitions, LBOs and joint ventures, often with an international element." Chambers Europe.
  • "Guillaume Kuperfils is well regarded by the market for his M&A practice, with a particular knowledge of transactions involving private equity aspects. One client describes him as 'a very good negotiator and a technical lawyer' who has 'good business and commercial skills.' He assisted Biscuits Bouvard with the structuring of its acquisition of Pidy." Chambers Europe.
  • Option Droit & Affaires has given the Paris office a 5 star ranking for the category "Advice to managers in LBO deals" in the category of deals of between 50M€ and 300M€, recognizing partner Guillaume Kuperfils.
  • Le Magazine des Affaires has recognized Guillaume Kuperfils among the leading LBO practitioners in France (value and volume of transactions).

2017

  • Guillaume Kuperfils advises on mid-market transactions such as mergers and acquisitions, including LBOs and also on debt and equity security offerings. His clients are mainly private equity sponsors, as well as strategic and financial investors." Chambers Global.
  • "Guillaume Kuperfils assists a variety of different clients with corporate matters including financial investors, private equity funds and industrial corporations. He frequently advises on issues involving listed companies." Chambers Europe.
  • "The excellent Guillaume Kuperfils heads the practice." Legal 500 EMEA.
  • IFLR 1000 has recognized Guillaume Kuperfils as "Highly regarded" in France.
  • Best Lawyers has recognized Guillaume Kuperfils among "the best lawyers" in France.
  • Décideurs has recognized Guillaume Kuperfils as "Unavoidable" in Private Equity in France.
  • Private Equity Magazine, a leading publication in France for the private equity industry has recognized Guillaume Kuperfils as the leading LBO practitioner in France in the category of deals of more than 200 M€.
  • Le Magazine des Affaires has recognized Guillaume Kuperfils as the leading LBO practitioner in France (value of transactions).
  • Option Droit & Affaires ranked the Paris office in the 5-star category for "Law firms in LBOs, of which most of the deals involves companies ranging between €50 M and €300 M", recognizing partner Guillaume Kuperfils.
     

2016

  • Best Lawyers has recognized Guillaume Kuperfils as one of the leading Private Equity and M&A practitioners in France.
  • "Guillaume Kuperfils is lauded by peers for his prowess in mid-market transactions, advising buyers, investors and funds on acquisitions and disposals. He recently represented Omnes Capital, Chequers Capital and Abenex Capital in their sale of Groupe Salins to Finachef." Chambers Europe.
  • "Guillaume Kuperfils qui est force de proposition dans les deals" Legal 500 Paris.
  • IFLR 1000 has recognized Guillaume Kuperfils as "Leading lawyers" in France.
  • Décideurs has recognized Guillaume Kuperfils as "Unavoidable" in Private Equity in France.
  • Décideurs has recognized Guillaume Kuperfils as "Excellent" in M&A in France.

2015

  • Best Lawyers has recognized Guillaume Kuperfils as one of the leading Private Equity and M&A practitioners in France since 2010. 
  • "An exceptionally well-recognized figure on the market, Guillaume Kuperfils is highly regarded for his private equity work. He has a wealth of experience in bank financings, LBOs and joint ventures, and in particular advice to private equity sponsors and food and beverage companies." Chambers Europe.
  • IFLR 1000 has recognized Guillaume Kuperfils as "Leading lawyers" in France.
  • Décideurs has recognized Guillaume Kuperfils as "Unavoidable" in Private Equity in France.
  • Décideurs has recognized Guillaume Kuperfils as "Excellent" in M&A in France.

2014

  • Best Lawyers has recognized Guillaume Kuperfils as one of the leading Private Equity and M&A practitioners in France since 2010.
  • "Guillaume Kuperfils’ practice covers both M&A and private equity. He advises clients on domestic and cross-border matters and has particular expertise concerning LBOs, financings and joint ventures. One very satisfied client comments : He’s really involved in the transactions – a very good professional." Chambers Europe.
  • “The creative and sharp Guillaume Kuperfils” Legal 500 EMEA.
  • “the quite responsive and business-minded Guillaume Kuperfils”. Legal 500 Paris.
  • "Créatif et astucieux". Legal 500 Paris.
  • "Très réactif et pragmatique". Legal 500 Paris.
  • IFLR 1000 has recognized Guillaume Kuperfils as "Leading lawyers" in France.

2013

  • Best Lawyers has recognized Guillaume Kuperfils as one of the leading Private Equity and M&A practitioners in France since 2010.
  • "Guillaume Kuperfils receives exceptional feedback from clients and is known throughout the market for his excellent private equity practice." Chambers Europe.
  • "He impresses with his ability to solve the problems fast. He is brilliant and the firm is lucky to have him" Legal 500 EMEA.
  • IFLR 1000 has recognized Guillaume Kuperfils as "Leading lawyers" in France.