Tombstones


All transactions are subject to confidentiality provisions; as such the identity of related GFA clients cannot be disclosed.

January 2016

Client : Ghanaian distributor of food commodities
Transaction: Rice import to Ghana
GFA role: Identification of a European exporter and advisor to the Client (trade finance services)
Deal value: Confidential

Status: Closed

January 2016

Client : Large multinational development organization
Project: Training Needs Assessment (TNA) for the benefit of pharmacies and a leading bank in Bamako (Mali
GFA role: Completion of the Training Needs Assessment


Status: Closed

January 2016

Client : Listed French FMCG
company active in Africa
Transaction: Acquisition of a distribution network in West Africa
GFA role: Legal due diligence, transaction structuring, drafting of documentation, negotiation
Deal value: $12.5m

Status: Closed

January 2016

Client : Belgium impact investment company active in Africa
Transaction: JV in West Africa with a water producer
GFA role: Legal and tax structuring, discussion with public authorities, drafting of documentation, negotiation
Deal value: $12.5m
Status: Ongoing

February 2016

Client : Designing and advertising company (Ghana)
Project: Review and restructuring of the organization


GFA role: Operational and financial diagnostic, business mentoring (PFI)

Status: Ongoing

March 2016

Client : West African mining subcontractor
Project: Provision of a $4.0m oxygen plant to a major European gold operator in Guinea
GFA role: Legal and tax structuring of the contract, contract review, negotiation support
Status: Closed

April 2016

Client : Producer and distributor of sanitary products with operations in Africa (China)
Project: Launching of operations in West Africa

GFA role: Company incorporation, drafting of agreements, negotiation support

Status: Ongoing

April 2016

Client : International energy and water company active in West Africa (UAE)
Project: Rationalization of the management of internal tax and legal issues
GFA role: Contract review, corporate governance due diligence, employment law assistance
Status: Ongoing

May 2016

Client : Services to the mining industry (Ghana)
Project: Access to financial resources to diversify operations
GFA role: Operational and financial diagnostic & business mentoring (PFI), equity and debt fundraising
Deal size (est.) : $3.0m

Status: Ongoing

May 2016

Client : Andorran security
company active in Africa
Project: Launching of
operations in West Africa

GFA role: Advisory on the
best way to structure
operations, negotiation
support

Status: Ongoing

May 2016

Client : Greenhouse tomato
growing company (Cote d'Ivoire)
Transaction: Access to
financial resources to launch
production activities
GFA role: Business plan services, strategic advisory, equity fundraising, tax and legal services
Deal size (est.) : $0.5m
Status: Ongoing

June 2016

Client : Major European
distributor of equipment and
machinery active in Africa
Project: Improvement of the
management of tax issues in
West Africa
GFA role: Analysis of and
recommendations on the tax
consequences of certain
West African operations
Status: Closed