International legal practice Osborne Clarke has advised The Adecco Group on the acquisition of CMAST, a fast growing consultancy and project management company servicing the Life Sciences & Healthcare sector headquartered in Belgium.

As extensive expertise and complete, functional service models are more important than ever for service companies, The Adecco Group focuses increasingly on sharing and marketing the expertise of its specialists. The CMAST acquisition is right in line with this strategy.

The Osborne Clarke Corporate team who advised on the transaction was led by David Haex, Partner, who was assisted by Hadrien Chef, Counsel, Tonya Aelbrecht and Stéphanie Reul, Junior Associates. Partner Thierry Viérin advised on the Employment law matters.

Osborne Clarke has a strong presence in the Recruitment and Life Sciences & Healthcare sectors in Belgium and across Europe and this latest deal is one of a number of recent successful transactions the team have worked on. The deal is a good example of rich experience and deep sector expertise of Osborne Clarke internationally acting for leading companies providing workforce and professional staffing solutions.

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