KG Law Firm’s Corporate and M&A team successfully advised SEC Newgate Group in the formation of a strategic alliance with V+O Group in Southeastern Europe

Our dedicated Corporate and M&A team—led by Claire Pavlou, Partner and Katerina Tzamalouka, Counsel, with the dynamic support and expertise of Amalia Pantazi, Senior Associate, Aggelos Kosteletos, Associate and Electra Livani, Trainee, advised SEC Newgate spa, member of the global communications SEC Newgate Group, the 21st ranked communications group in the world and the fastest growing of the top 30 (PRovoke 2023 Top 250 rankings), in the formation of a strategic alliance with the V+O Group, a market leader in South Eastern Europe and one of the largest independent and integrated communications agencies in the EMEA region through the acquisition of shares in the V+O Group, while V+O will retain its separate brand identity and organizational autonomy.
This strategic deal, with components across a number of jurisdictions in South Eastern Europe, where V+O Group currently operates, involves building the framework for the new era of the V+O Group, whereby SEC Newgate ‘s Global CEO, will join the V+O Group Board of Directors under the leadership of the existing management team of all V+O companies.
A massive congratulations to all involved parties, and a heartfelt thank you to SECNewgate for choosing our firm as a partner on this exciting journey!