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Singapore : KKR to Acquire Goodpack Limited for S$1.4 Billion

May 30, 2014

The Firm is representing KKR in connection with a proposed acquisition of Goodpack Limited (SGX: Goodpack), a Singapore-based company which is the world's largest provider of multi-modal, reusable metal box systems known as intermediate bulk containers. Pursuant to the scheme of arrangement entered into between Goodpack and IBC Capital Limited, a company held by a fund affiliated with and advised by KKR, all issued ordinary shares in Goodpack held by the shareholders of Goodpack will be transferred to IBC Capital Limited. Goodpack s shareholders will be entitled to S$2.50 per share in cash, a price which values Goodpack at approximately S$1,399 million.

The Simpson Thacher team working on the transaction includes: Katie Sudol, Ian Ho and Matthew Schwartz (M&A); Sinead O Shea, Jackie Kahng and Preeta Paragash (Financing Hong Kong); Chris Bell (Financing New York); Katharine Moir and Noah Metz (Tax); Jennifer Pepin and Joo Hyun Lee (Employee Benefits); Jim Russell (Intellectual Property); Joyce Xu, Diona Park and Shanita Nicholas (Derivatives); and David Vann Jr., Etienne Renaudeau and Tara Kelly (Antitrust).

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Source: TendersInfo (India)

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