December 18, 2017
Weil is advising OMERS Private Equity and Berkshire Partners in their $3.85 billion sale of Husky IMS International Ltd. to Platinum Equity. Husky IMS International is a leading industrial technology provider to the plastics processing industry, providing an unprecedented level of innovation for injection molding applications. Husky has manufacturing facilities in eight countries and more than 40 service and sales offices supporting customers in over 100 countries. The transaction is expected to close in the second quarter of 2018.
Weil also advised OMERS and Berkshire in their acquisition of Husky IMS International in 2011.
The Weil team advising OMERS Private Equity and Berkshire Partners is co-led by Private Equity partners Peter Feist and Shayla Harlev and includes Private Equity associates Jakub Wronski, Alexander Miachika, Arnie Fridhandler, Adam Borenstein and James McDonough. The team also includes Banking & Finance partner Andrew Yoon; Capital Markets partner Heather Emmel; Tax partner Mark Schwed; Head of Private Equity Executive Compensation & Benefits partner Michael Nissan; Technology & IP Transactions partner Jeffrey Osterman; Environmental head Annemargaret Connolly; International Arbitration & Trade partner Ted Posner; Executive Compensation & Benefits counsel Steven Margolis; Real Estate counsel Elliot Ganchrow; Environmental counsel John O’Loughlin and Thomas Goslin; Antitrust counsel Vadim Brusser; Banking & Finance associate Brian Drozda (Elected counsel effective January 1, 2018); Capital Markets associate Aman Singh; Tax associate Emily Cummins; Executive Compensation & Benefits associates Amanda Rosenblum and John Kleinjan; Technology & IP Transactions associates Mary Lentowski and Jennifer Yoon; and Antitrust associate Jonathan Cheng.