Étienne Renaudeau, a Partner at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, focuses his practice on obtaining antitrust approvals of high-profile transactions, which are often cross border and global in scope, as well as advising clients on antitrust litigation and ongoing counseling. He has represented clients in matters involving the European Commission, the Federal Trade Commission, the French Competition Authority and other global competition authorities.
Étienne’s recent work highlights include: KKR in a variety of transactions, including its acquisitions of Wella, Roompot Group, Viridor, Ramky Enviro Engineers Limited, and its sale of LGC, KCF Technologies, AlphaTheta; Blackstone in a variety of transactions, including its acquisitions of Bourne Leisure, Takeda Consumer Healthcare Company Limited, AYUMI Pharmaceutical, Acetow, and its sale of Intelenet; and Garda World Security Corporation in its announced offer for the entire issued and to be issued ordinary share capital of G4S plc.
Étienne is fluent in English and French and is admitted in England and Wales, as well as to the Paris and New York bars. He received his D.E.A. with honors from Université Pantheon-Assas, Paris II in 2002 and his LL.M. from Stanford Law School in 2010.