October 6, 2017
Balcıoğlu Selçuk Akman Keki Attorney Partnership (“BASEAK”) advised Henkel in connection with the acquisition of the remaining 50% equity in Eczacıbaşı Schwarzkopf Kuaför Ürünleri Pazarlama A.Ş (“Eczacıbaşı Schwarzkopf”). Eczacıbaşı and Henkel have held a 50% stake in this joint venture and Eczacıbaşı Schwarzkopf is the exclusive distributor of Schwarzkopf Professional hair products in Turkey.
Henkel Beauty Care is a business unit of Henkel Group. With broad experience in the development of breakthrough innovations in the field of hair coloring, hair care and hair styling, Beauty Care holds a prominent position globally.
BASEAK team performed the due diligence, assisted Henkel in drafting and negotiating the share purchase as well as in the signing and closing formalities.
BASEAK team was led by Senior Partner Dr. Selim Keki and included Associate Sırma Zeytinoğlu.
About Balcıoğlu Selçuk Akman Keki
Balcıoğlu Selçuk Akman Keki Attorney Partnership is an Istanbul-based full service law firm with a team of 75-plus lawyers and economists. Our practice focuses on a wide range of areas including real estate, corporate, mergers and acquisitions, banking, project finance, capital markets, competition and anti-trust, employment, litigation and arbitration, telecommunication, regulatory and public law and intellectual property. We represent and advise Turkish and multinational clients, including Fortune 500 companies, in the banking and finance, private equity, real estate, manufacturing, hospitality and leisure, retail, automotive, energy, information technology, life sciences, luxury fashion and beauty, and media sectors.