August 12, 2021
Weil is advising EO Charging (EO), a provider of technology-enabled turnkey solutions for electric vehicle (EV) fleets, in its $675 million business combination with First Reserve Sustainable Growth Corp., a SPAC sponsored by First Reserve Corporation, making EO the first U.K.-based EV charging company to list on public markets. The transaction is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2021, subject to customary closing conditions.
The Weil team advising EO Charging is led by Mergers & Acquisitions partner Jackie Cohen and includes Mergers & Acquisitions associates Chukwudi Udeogalanya and Dylan Sherwyn. The London team includes Corporate partner Michael Francies; Corporate associates Manjinder Tiwana and Bonian Wu; Tax partner Jenny Doak; Tax associates Oliver Rosshandler and Enda Kerin; and Technology & IP Transactions/Privacy partner Barry Fishley. The team also includes International Tax Head Devon Bodoh; Tax associate Matthew Tippett; Executive Compensation & Benefits Head Paul Wessel; Executive Compensation & Benefits associate Lauren Sawyer (Not Yet Admitted in New York); Public Company Advisory Group partner Lyuba Goltser; Public Company Advisory Group counsel Kaitlin Descovich; Public Company Advisory Group associate Andrew Holt; Technology & IP Transactions Head Michael Epstein; Technology & IP Transactions/Privacy associates Lauren Springer and Maryann Thompson; Environmental Head Annemargaret Connolly; Regulatory Transactions partner Kevin Sullivan; and Antitrust partner Vadim Brusser.