Daily News: June 19, 2014

Global M&A Network Honors Atlas Award Winners

Global M&A Network honored the winners of the prestigious M&A Atlas Awards, Global Major Markets in 37 deals, three Global Dealmaker Teams and six Outstanding Global Firm of the Year award categories at the annual winners circle gala and dinner celebration.

Joe C. Papa, president, CEO and chairman of Perrigo Company received the Global Corporate Growth Leadership Achievement award. Under Papa’s leadership, Perrigo has become a $20 billion company; as well as completed transformational, value-creating, acquisition of Elan last year.

Silver Lake Partners won the “Global Private Equity Dealmaker Team” accolade; Evercore Partners, was awarded the “Global M&A Investment Bank Deal Team” honors. Robert Townsend, partner and co-chair, Global M&A Practice Group at Morrison & Foerster, received the “Global M&A Lawyer of the Year” honors.

For a list of all of the winners, click here.