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Maples Group Supports NH Investment & Securities on the Financing of Modulaire Group's US$5 Billion Acquisition

16 Mar 2022



The Maples Group is pleased to have supported NH Investment & Securities Co., Ltd ("NH Securities"), one of the largest securities firms in South Korea, on its participation in the leveraged financing of the US$5 billion acquisition of the Modulaire Group by Brookfield Business Partners. 

A multi-disciplinary team of lawyers and professionals based in the Group's Asia offices assisted NH Securities on this complex transaction.  Finance Partner, James Kinsley, provided Cayman Islands law advice to NH Securities while Regional Head of Fiduciary, Charlie Sparrow and Senior Vice President, Vivien Man provided fiduciary services. 

Modulaire is the leading provider of modular services and infrastructure in Europe and Asia Pacific, while Brookfield Business Partners is the flagship listed business services and industrials company of Brookfield Asset Management, a leading global alternative asset manager with over $600 billion assets under management.

Commenting on the transaction, James Kinsley said, "We are delighted to support our long-standing client, NH Investment & Securities, on the financing of this major acquisition. This demonstrates how we can uniquely combine the Maples Group's multi-disciplinary capabilities, in this case structured finance, legal and fiduciary services, to achieve a successful outcome for our client."

Modulaire Group was advised by Goldman Sachs International, Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan and STJ Advisors, with legal advice from Linklaters LLP.

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