UAE-based Allen & Overy team advises dnata on sale of majority stake in Mercator

Allen & Overy has advised dnata on the sale of a majority stake in mercator to private equity firm Warburg Pincus.

The deal will enable mercator to strengthen its competitive position, increase its market share and accelerate global growth. It represents the first investment in the Middle East by Warburg Pincus.

The UAE-based team was led by senior associate David Foster, with support from senior associates Fraser Dawson and Andrew Kenning and associates Charles Buckworth and Macky O’Sullivan.