Maples Advises Edwards Group Limited on its Acquisition by Atlas Copco AB
25 Sep 2013
The Edwards Group is a U.K.-based leading developer and manufacturer of sophisticated vacuum products, abatement systems and other related value-added services that are integral for the manufacturing processes for semiconductors, flat panel displays, LEDs and solar cells. The U.K.-based group has American Depositary Shares listed on Nasdaq. Atlas Copco is a provider of industrial productivity solutions, including the manufacture of compressors, expanders and air treatment systems, construction and mining equipment, power tools and assembly systems.
The Maples and Calder team is led by corporate partner Jack Marriott in London and includes associate Matthew Bloomfield. Weil Gotshal & Manges acted as co-lead counsel with Davis Polk & Wardwell London LLP.
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