Ashurst advises on recommended takeover of Wincanton

    Global law firm Ashurst is advising Morgan Stanley on the approximately £566.9 million recommended offer for the entire issued and to be issued share capital of Wincanton plc by CEVA Logistics UK Rose Limited, an indirect subsidiary of CMA CGM S.A.

    Wincanton is a leading British supply chain solutions company which provides business critical services. CMA CGM is a French shipping and logistics company, serving more than 420 ports around the world across five continents, with a fleet of around 620 vessels.

    The Ashurst is being led by partner Karen Davies, assisted by associates Colin Bugler and Aaron Koh.