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Robert Crothers

Robert Crothers


Robert Crothers

Robert Crothers specialises in advising UK-listed and international corporate clients on M&A, joint ventures and equity issues.

Robert also advises on general company law and regulatory compliance matters.

Global M&A Toolkit

Bringing clarity to complex cross-border M&A, providing in-depth analysis of the M&A trends across the globe

  • Mondelēz International Inc., formerly Kraft Foods Inc., on various matters, including: its joint venture with JAB Holding Company to acquire Keurig Green Mountain for USD$13.9 billion; the combination of its global coffee business with D.E Master Blenders 1753 to form Jacobs Douwe Egberts, the world’s leading pure play coffee company, with revenue in excess of EUR€5 billion; its GBP£11.9 billion takeover of Cadbury plc and on the spin-off of its North American grocery business
  • Anheuser-Busch InBev on the USD$2.2 billion disposal of its central European operations to funds advised by CVC Capital Partners
  • Philip Morris International, Inc. on its global joint venture with Swedish Match, and various acquisitions across Europe, the Middle East and Africa

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Career and qualifications

  • Merton College, Oxford (BA, PPE) 1996
  • Joined Clifford Chance 1998
  • Admitted as a solicitor in England & Wales 2000
  • Partner since 2008