Ropes & Gray Represents Yasso Holdings in Unilever Acquisition
Ropes & Gray advised Yasso Holdings, Inc. and Castanea Partners in a definitive agreement to sell Yasso Holdings, Inc. to global consumer goods company Unilever. The acquisition was announced in a June 14 press release. The transaction is expected to close in the third quarter of 2023, subject to the receipt of the requisite regulatory approvals and closing conditions.
The Ropes & Gray team was led by mergers & acquisitions partners Stephanie Lapidus and Chris Comeau, IPT & licensing partner Erica Han, tax partner Amanda Holt, litigation & enforcement partner Samer Musallam, executive compensation & employee benefits partner Danna Kivell, finance partner Dan Coyne, life sciences regulatory & compliance partner Kellie Combs and private capital transactions associate Joshua Coombes.