Hengeler Mueller advises J.P. Morgan on financing of planned acquisition of Diana Group by Symrise

15. April 2014

Symrise has announced plans to acquire Diana Group, a leading supplier of natural functional solutions for the food, pet food, nutraceuticals, aquaculture and cosmetics industries, for EUR 1.3 bn. Symrise is financing the acquisition through a syndicated loan arranged and underwritten by J.P. Morgan.

Symrise is a global supplier of fragrances, flavorings, cosmetic active ingredients and raw materials as well as functional ingredients.

Hengeler Mueller advised J.P. Morgan on the transaction. The Hengeler Mueller team included partner Johannes Tieves (Financing) as well as associate Andreas Lischka (both Frankfurt).