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KWN 1.2 trillion acquisition of KCF Technologies by SKC2019-06-13
Lee & Ko advised SKC Co. (a chemical and tech material producing unit of South Korean conglomerate SK Group) in its acquisition of 19,139,160 shares (100%) of KCF Technologies (KCFT). KCFT is the country’s leading battery copper foil and flexible copper clad laminate maker owned by U.S. based investment firm, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR). The total deal value of this transaction is KRW 1.2 trillion. Lee & Ko has previously advised LS Group in its transfer of automobile parts business and LS Mtron’s copper foil / thin film business to KKR. Due to high praises of the successful completion of the deal, Lee & Ko received another opportunity to prove its extensive knowledge and experience in this field.