Advs. David Schapiro, Eliran Furman and Vered Glaubach and the intern Eviatar Katz, represented IIF (Israel Infrastructure Fund) which acquired, jointly with Cellcom, 70% of the internet infrastructure company Israel Broadband Corporation (IBC, known as Unlimited). In a complementary transaction, they represented IBC in the acquisition of the fiber-optic infrastructure for internet connection from Cellcom. Moreover, a first of its kind IRU agreement was signed between IBC and Cellcom to provide internet services to the latter's customers.
Advs Peter Sugarman and Ariel Even-Delugatch and intern Zehava Murdler, together with Dr. Eran Lampert, Ofir Levy, Niv Blacher, Neta Goshen Brami, Netanella Treistman, represented Alcatel an Israeli company that cultivates microalgae and produces natural astaxanthin (used as a nutritional additive and in the cosmetics industry) in its acquisition by Solabia Group for US $100 million. Solabia Group (incorporated as Societe La Biochimie Appliquee SA), is a French producer of natural ingredients for the cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries.
Barak Platt and Josh Hauser represented Intel Capital in leading a $17 million Series A investment in SWIR (short-wave-infra-red) sensing technology developer TriEye.
Magisto is represented by Barak Platt, Daniel Damboritz, Ezra Gross, Eli Greenbaum, Dr. Eran Lempert, Josh Hauser, Miriam Friedmann and Shay Fahima.
Our firm represented Super-Pharm in the sale of %33 of its shares, held by Leumi Partners, Discount Capital and Leon Koffler, to Union Group (official importer of for Toyota and H&M in Israel), for a total of NIS 600 million. Super-Pharm is represented by Gidon Weinstock, Micki Shapira, Asaf Messica, Ofir Levy, Shira Lahat, Noa Slavin, Igor Baraz, Amit Zomer-Fedida, Shay Fahima, Ophir Dagan and Noa Bombigher.
Advs. Barry Levenfeld, Ben Sandler, Evan Schendler, Alona Toledano, Ofir Levy, Shay Fahima, Yoheved Novogroder Shoshan, Daniel Green, Miriam Friedmann, Tali Har-Oz and the interns Itamar Ben David, Hadar Stein and Elad Cohen represented the med-tech giant Stryker in the acquisition of Orthospace Ltd, an Israeli company that has developed a device for treating serious shoulder pain, for $220 million.
Advs. David Schapiro, Eliran Furman, Ivor Krumholtz and the intern Evyatar Katz represented the Israel Infrastructure Fund (IIF) in a transaction in which, along with Cellcom, acquired 70% of the fiber optic infrastructure company Unlimited (IBC). The fiber optic infrastructure initiative was set up about 5 years ago in order to revolutionize internet transfer in Israel.
Advs. Barry Levenfeld, Ben Sandler, Eli Greenbaum, Dr. Eran Lempert, Yuval Shalhevet, Ruth Loven, Niv Zecler, Ofer Argov, Shir Eshkol, Miriam Friedmann, Ira Evental, Evan Schendler, Shay Fahima, Nir Kamhi, David Roness and the interns Elad Cohen and Hadar Stein represented NVIDIA in its acquisition of Mellanox Technologies for a reported $6.9 bn - this is NVIDIA's biggest acquisition ever and the biggest deal in Israeli M&A history after Intel's acquisition of Mobileye (in which our firm represented Intel).
Eliran Furman, Nahum Zivan and Evyatar Katz, along with Peter Sugarman and Shani Rapoport, represented Mentor Graphics, a subsidiary of Siemens, in the sale of all of its holdings in Frontline P.C.B. to Orbotech for a total of $95 million and up to $20 million in revenue.
Advs. Shiri Shaham and Noa Slavin represented One1 (One Software Technologies) who has just announced the acquisition of the software company AdvanTech Technologies for NIS 24 million.