Matheson is advising Bauer Media Audio, Europe’s leading commercial radio and audio operator, in relation to its agreement to acquire iRadio. Completion of the transaction is subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals.
The Matheson team was led on the Corporate M&A side by partner Rob Barrett and solicitors Dan McAleese and Rachel Hodgins, and, on the Competition and Regulatory side, by partner Niall Collins and senior associate Simon Shinkwin. A range of lawyers from other Matheson practice areas were also involved in the transaction, including Technology and Innovation, Employment and Pensions, Commercial Real Estate and Tax.
Rob Barrett commented: “We are delighted to have again assisted Bauer Media Audio on a further strategic acquisition, as it continues its commitment to Ireland's commercial radio sector. We look forward to continuing to work with the Bauer team to bring the transaction to a successful close and in the future.”
With a wealth of experience across our six partner led offices worldwide, Matheson has some of the most experienced corporate lawyers in Ireland. This transaction is a further example of the strength and depth across our market leading Corporate M&A team and our experience delivering for clients on complex and innovative domestic and international corporate transactions across all industry sectors.
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