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Olivier Rogivue

Partner

Corporate and M&A

A smart and resilient negotiator, rendering fast and high-quality legal advice.

Chambers Global, France 2020, Corporate/M&A

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About Olivier Rogivue

Avocat à la cour and solicitor of the senior courts of England and Wales, Olivier is a corporate partner in our global transactions group.

He has a solid track record in relation to cross-border M&A transactions, particularly in the energy, chemicals and defence sectors.

Olivier is fluent in French and English.

Recent work

  • Advising Elengy on the acquisition of Total’s share in Fosmax LNG, owner of Fos Cavaou terminal;
  • Advising Energetický a průmyslový holding a.s. on its acquisition of French assets of German-based energy group Uniper SE;
  • Advising Saint-Gobain on the sale of its stake in Saint-Gobain Building Distribution Deutschland to Stark Group A/S, a leading Nording building materials retailer and distributor based in Denmark;
  • Advising Ceconomy on its acquisition of a stake in Fnac Darty;
  • Advising Compagnie Générale des Établissements Michelin SCA, a global leader in tire manufacturing, on its recommended all-cash offer for London-listed Fenner plc;
  • Advising Solvay on the sale of Acetow to Blackstone;
  • Advising Engie on acquisition of French solar park developer Solairedirect.

Qualifications

Education

  • University of Kent, UK (law)
  • University of Paris XI, France (LLM)
  • College of Law, London, UK (postgraduate diploma in legal practice)

Professional qualifications

  • Admitted to the Paris Bar