Deloitte Legal has advised Marketing Investment Group on the acquisition of a chain of 22 stores in Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, and Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Marketing Investment Group is part of the JD Sports Fashion Plc group.
According to Deloitte Legal, “Marketing Investment Group is a company operating for over 30 years on the markets of Central and Eastern Europe in the retail fashion industry, mainly in the footwear and clothing segment. Its portfolio includes such chains of salons as Sizeer, JD Sports, 50 styles, and Symbiosis. The chain of purchased 22 stores has become part of the international chain of Sizeer stores present on the market for several years.”
Deloitte Legal’s team was led by Warsaw-based Partner Jacek Korzeniewski and included Partner Ryszard Manteuffel and Managing Associate Zuzanna Sapocinska, with further team members in Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, and Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Deloitte Legal did not respond to our inquiry on the matter.
Editor's Note: After this article was published, CEE Legal Matters learned that Sibincic Krizanec advised the sellers. The firm's team included Senior Partner Matic Novak and Senior Associate Dinar Rahmatullin.
Deloitte Legal subsequently announced its expanded team composition, including Serbia-based Local Legal Partner Stefan Antonic and Attorney at Law Igor Dencic, Croatia-based Partner Tarja Krehic and Associate Dino Kozul, Slovenia-based Legal Practice Leader Uroz Rozic and Lawyer Nika Logar, and Bosnia and Herzegovina-based Senior Manager Haris Jasarevic and Attorney at Law Aida Hamur.