Deal Detail

Bharti Airtel/MTN

Acting as the legal advisor to the largest cellular phone company in India, Bharti Airtel ("Bharti") in M&A transaction relating to its proposed acquisition of 49% of the issued share capital of the largest cellular phone company in Africa, MTN Group Limited ('MTN") and the acquisition by MTN and its shareholders of approximately 36% of Bharti.  This is the largest announced but not completed M&A transaction in South African history.

Lawyers Involved:

Assisted By:

Lerato Molefe (senior associate), Unathi Kondile (senior associate), Cathy Truter (associate), Fiona Nolwanga (associate), Ryan Wessels (senior associate), Deborah Dees (senior associate), Berna Oluka (associate), Andrew Whiteing (associate), Livia Dyer (senior associate), Lucinda Verster (senior associate)



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