Olivier Genevois > Dentons > Paris, France > Lawyer Profile

Dentons
5 BOULEVARD MALESHERBES
75008 PARIS
France

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Olivier Genevois is a partner in the Paris office and head of the Corporate M&A group in the Paris office and is co-head of the cross-border M&A practice in Europe.

Career

Olivier specialises in private equity and M&A, with a particular focus on multi-jurisdictional transactions. Olivier is head of the Corporate M&A group in the Paris office and is co-head of the cross-border M&A practice in Europe.
Within the private equity industry, Olivier has over 20 years of experience in the creation of investment funds and asset management companies. He assists management teams in regulatory, tax and governance matters, and advises funds on their primary investments (LBO, MBO). He also acts for French and foreign funds of funds in connection with their primary investments and secondary operations.
Olivier also has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions and is specialised in leading multi-jurisdictional operations. He regularly advises international pharmaceutical groups and worldwide actors in the chemical, metals and mining industries in their investments and divestments. Olivier also assists energy companies and developers in their investments in renewable energies (solar, wind, biomass) or in the sale of assets or portfolios of assets in these fields.

Languages

English, French

Memberships

Dentons representative at France Invest
Dentons representative at Invest Europe

Education

University of Paris II – Panthéon Assas, D.E.A. in Business and Economics Laws (1992)
University of Paris II – Panthéon Assas, Maîtrise in Business and Tax Laws (1991)

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Fusions-acquisitions

Dentons dispose d’un large effectif de plus d’une trentaine d’avocats. Le cabinet assiste des entreprises françaises et internationales, notamment spécialisées dans  les secteurs de la santé, de l’énergie, du luxe, de l’immobilier, du tourisme et de l’industrie. Le cœur de cibles des opérations du cabinet se situe sur le segment SMID cap. Olivier Genevois  dirige la pratique. Olivia Guéguen, Jean-Marc Grosperrin, Pascal Chadenet et John Flanigan sont les autres principaux intervenants. A noter, le départ de Didier Fornoni pour Hoche Société d’Avocats en janvier 2019.