DLA Piper advises Maintel Holdings on Azzurri Communications acquisition

DLA Piper has advised leading systems integrator and managed services provider, Maintel Holdings , on the company’s proposed £48.5 million takeover of Azzurri Communications Group.

Azzurri Communications is a technology and managed communications provider which sells communication services including telephony, mobile services, document management, workforce optimisation, security, and unified communications.

The acquisition will further strengthen Maintel’s market position across both the private and public sectors. A cross practice team from DLA Piper provided Maintel with legal advice on its proposed, conditional acquisition, re-admission to AIM and financing of the transaction.

Rob McKie, corporate partner at DLA Piper, said: “We are really proud to have advised Maintel on this complex transaction which is a landmark deal for Maintel and which we are sure will strengthen their offering in the market.”

The DLA Piper team was led by Rob McKie with corporate partner Charles Severs and assisted by associate Liam Freeman (Sheffield), alongside finance partner Anna Robson and senior associate Ben Roden (Leeds), Corporate Counsel Martin Penn (London) and associate Bryony Lunn (Leeds).