Sayenko Kharenko has acted as Ukrainian legal counsel to Bergner group on the acquisition of a majority interest in a Ukrainian distribution company, and on the establishment of a joint venture with a local partner aimed at developing the distribution network for Bergner products in Ukraine.
Sayenko Kharenko’s involvement in this deal included structuring advice, transactional support including negotiation assistance, development and implementation of joint venture corporate governance rules, as well as post-closing support.
Bergner is a European manufacturer of houseware. Since its foundation in 1999, Bergner has expanded its activities to cover Eastern and Western Europe, India and Asia.
Sayenko Kharenko’s core team included partner Oleksandr Nikolaichyk and associate Ilhar Hakhramanov, with support from junior associates Sviatoslav Kozak and Angelina Danyleiko.