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Vincent Bourrelly

European Counsel

Vincent Bourrelly

European Counsel
Paris +33-1-73-04-10-00+33-1-73-04-10-00 +33-1-73-04-10-10+33-1-73-04-10-10
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Vincent Bourrelly is European Counsel in Sullivan & Cromwell’s Paris office.

He joined Sullivan & Cromwell in 2015 after having previously worked at an international law firm. His practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions and capital markets. His experience covers a broad range of sectors, including infrastructure, energy, real estate and financial institutions.


Mergers & Acquisitions (including Private Equity)
  • Tiffany & Co. in the unsolicited proposal offer from LVMH Moët Hennessy – Louis Vuitton SE to acquire Tiffany
  • Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) on its definitive combination agreement with Peugeot (PSA) providing for a merger of their respective businesses to create the 3rd largest global automotive group by revenue 
  • EssilorLuxottica on its definitive agreement to acquire 76.72% interest in GrandVision from HAL Optical Investments for €5.5 billion 
  • Praxair in its $80 billion merger of equals with Linde
  • c0ntact gaming on its acquisition of the Paris franchise of the newly created Call of Duty League, owned and operated by Activision Blizzard 
  • Eurazeo on the sale of its entire stake in Accor, representing 4.20% of the share capital of Accor, for a total amount of €552 million 
  • Goldman Sachs Infrastructure Partners on its agreement to sell to Atlantia 100% of the share capital of Aero 1 Global & International, an investment vehicle fully controlled by funds managed by Goldman Sachs, which owns 15.49% of the share capital and 26.66% of the voting rights of Groupe Eurotunnel, for a total consideration of €1,056 million 
  • Eurazeo on the €230 million sale of 6% of Moncler’s share capital 
  • Pathé on the acquisition of Gaumont’s stake in Les Cinémas Gaumont Pathé for €380 million 
  • Mr. Frank McCourt on the acquisition of the Olympique de Marseille Soccer Club 
  • APG Asset Management, Arcus Infrastructure Partners, Brookfield Infrastructure Group and Public Sector Pension Investment Board on the acquisition of TDF 
  • Pathé on the sale of its stake in Chargeurs to Colombus Holding 
  • Colony Capital and Eurazeo on the sale of 9.65% of the share capital of Accor 
  • Pathé on several matters relating to its stake in Olympique Lyonnais 
  • Foncière du Montout on the financing of the Lyon stadium 
  • Eurotunnel group on several M&A transactions and other restructuring matters 
  • Investors on the acquisition of hotel groups 
  • Investors on the acquisition of large infrastructure assets 
  • the underwriters on EDF’s €4 billion capital increase 
  • TDF Infrastructure on its €800 million secondary bonds offering 
  • TDF Infrastructure on its inaugural €600 million bond offering 
  • Renault on its share buyback program