FRORIEP advises Clariant AG in its acquisition of a part of Vivimed Labs's personal care portfolio
13 July 2016
Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, acquired a part of Vivimed Labs's personal care portfolio, enabling Clariant India to strengthen its personal care portfolio. Vivimed Labs is a leading manufacturer of pharma, personal care and colour chemistry products and, with manufacturing facilities around Hyderabad city in India, has offices in India, China, Europe and USA. The acquisition supports Clariant's strategy to grow its presence in emerging markets.
FRORIEP advised Clariant on merger control filing requirements world-wide and co-operated with Indian local counsel. The Competition Commission of India cleared the transaction in December 2015. The FRORIEP team was led by partner Boris Wenger and included associate Romina Brogini.