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Allens advises PEP on acquisition of Horizon Global's APAC business

Allens has advised leading Australian private equity firm Pacific Equity Partners (PEP) on the successful acquisition of Horizon Global Corporation's (Horizon Global) Asia Pacific business, for approximately $340 million.

PEP is a leading Australian-based private equity firm, which focuses on buyouts and late stage expansion capital in Australia and New Zealand.

Horizon Global is one of the world's leading manufacturers of branded towing and trailering equipment.

'PEP is one of Allens' long standing clients and we are delighted to assist them on the successful acquisition of Horizon Global's Asia Pacific business – a significant addition to their portfolio of investments in the region,' said lead Partner Tom Story.

Allens legal team

Corporate

Tom Story (Partner), Noah Obradovic (Managing Associate), Jessica Mottau (Managing Associate), Keegan Lopez (Senior Associate), Alex Ortner (Senior Associate), Isabelle Guyot (Senior Associate), Michael Anthony (Associate), Ollie L'Estrange (Associate) and Andrew Mon (Lawyer).

Banking and Finance

Mark Kidston (Partner), David Couper (Managing Associate), Tim Sexton (Associate) and Chathurika Ravindra (Law Graduate).

Intellectual Property

Joel Barrett (Managing Associate), Tommy Chen (Senior Associate) and Amelia van der Rijt (Lawyer).

Tax

Joseph Power (Partner) and Jay Prasad (Senior Associate).

Employment

Sikeli Ratu (Managing Associate).

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Notes for editors.

Allens is a commercial law firm working throughout Australia and Asia. Through its integrated alliance with Linklaters it provides clients access to 40 offices in 28 countries around the world.