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01 April 2019 / deal

Loyens & Loeff advises RRJ Capital on the acquisition of gategroup Holding AG

On 29 March 2019, RRJ Capital announced that it has agreed to purchase all outstanding shares in gategroup Holding AG, Switzerland, the world’s largest provider of airline catering and retail on board, from HNA Group. The completion of the transaction is expected to occur in April 2019. RRJ Capital is a Singapore and Hong Kong based investment firm which focuses on private equity investments in China and South-East Asia.

Loyens & Loeff advised RRJ Capital on the Swiss tax aspects of the transaction. 

The team of Loyens & Loeff consisted of partners Beat Baumgartner (Tax) and Andreas Hinsen (Corporate / M&A), senior associate Fabian Sutter (Tax) and junior associate Anna Schweizer (Tax).

 



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