Ogier Legal has acted as Guernsey legal adviser to Mid Europa in relation to the establishment of Mid Europa Fund IV, which closed at €800m (£634m).
Mid Europa Fund IV is a Guernsey authorised closed-ended investment scheme established primarily to make controlling investments in market-leading companies in central and eastern Europe and Turkey.
William Simpson (partner) and Bryon Rees (managing associate) led the Ogier Legal Guernsey team and worked with lead counsel Kirkland & Ellis International on the transaction.
Mid Europa is a buyout investor focused on the growth markets of central and eastern Europe and Turkey, with approximately €4.2bn of funds raised and managed since inception.
Mid Europa Fund Management acts as Mid Europa’s Guernsey-based designated manager.