FEI to Be Acquired by Thermo Fisher Scientific for $4.2 Billion
On May 27, 2016, Thermo Fisher Scientific, a world leader in serving science, and FEI Company, a leader in high-performance electron microscopy, announced that their boards of directors have unanimously approved a definitive agreement under which Thermo Fisher will acquire FEI for $107.50 per share in cash, or a total of approximately $4.2 billion. Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati is representing FEI in the transaction.
The transaction is expected to be completed by early 2017 and is subject to the approval of FEI shareholders and the satisfaction of customary closing conditions, including applicable regulatory approvals.
The WSGR team representing FEI in the transaction includes:
Myra Sutanto Shen
Employee Benefits and Compensation:
For more information, please see the companies' joint press release.