Loyens & Loeff Luxembourg advised Standish Management in the acquisition of Halsey Group
We advised Standish Management, one of the leading independent providers of fund administration services to Private Equity, Venture Capital and Real Estate managers, in the acquisition of Luxembourg-based Halsey Group.
The share purchase agreement was signed in October 2019 and parties are now working towards completion. The acquisition extends Standish’s service offering and brings together Halsey’s long-tenured team and large client base across the U.S. and UK, with Standish’s reputation and expertise across PE, VC and Real Estate funds.
The Loyens & Loeff team was led by Corporate M&A Partner Hida Ozveren, with the support of Ana Andreiana, Senior Associate and Diogo Morgado Filipe, Associate (Corporate M&A), Alvaro Garrido Mesa, Senior Associate (Banking & Finance), Farah Jeraj, Counsel and Luc Schons, Associate (Litigation & Risk Management), and Melanie Staes, Associate (Tax).
About Standish Management
Founded in 2007, Standish has grown steadily and currently has over $100 billion in committed capital under administration, administering over 1,200 entities and reporting to more than 25,000 LPs. Standish is based in San Francisco with major offices in Los Angeles, Palo Alto, Boston, Seattle, Dallas, Denver, Chicago, and New York.
About Halsey Group
Established in Luxembourg for more than 20 years and regulated by the CSSF as a Specialised PFS firm, Halsey Group is an independent provider of specialised fund administration and corporate services to alternative investment managers around the world.
Ana Nicoleta AndreianaSenior associate Attorney at law
Ana Nicoleta Andreiana, senior associate, is a member of the Corporate Practice Group in our Luxembourg office. She focuses on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and complex restructurings.T: +352 466 230 377 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
DiogoMorgado FilipeAssociate Attorney at law
Diogo Morgado Filipe, associate, is a member of the Corporate practice group in our Luxembourg office. He focuses on Corporate Restructurings, Private Equity, M&A, Corporate Finance and general Corporate Law.T: +352 466 230 594 E: email@example.com
LucSchonsAssociate Attorney at law / Avocat à la Cour
Luc Schons, associate, is a member of the Litigation & Risk Management Practice Group in our Luxembourg office. He focuses on international dispute settlement (litigation and arbitration), international commercial law and real estate law.T: +352 466 230 245 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mélanie StaesSenior Associate Tax Adviser / Attorney at law
Mélanie Staes, senior associate, is a member of the Tax Practice Group in our Luxembourg office and of the Canadian region team of Loyens & Loeff. She focuses on international tax law and was previously seconded to the New York office for two years.T: +352 466 230 372 E: email@example.com