Eversheds Sutherland Wierzbowski has advised IGT Global Services on the sale of 100% of the shares of BillBird to Centrum Rozliczen Elektronicznych Polskie ePlatnosci. Wiercinski, Kwiecinski, Baehr advised the buyers on the deal, which was finalized on November 25, 2019.
According to Eversheds Sutherland Wierzbowski, “BillBird is a leader in innovative payment methods in Poland, a supplier of mobile payment solutions, an administrator of the largest network of financial and commercial services on POS terminals, and a supplier of electronic invoicing business solutions. IGT is a leader in providing lottery goods and services to customers globally.”
Centrum Rozliczen Elektronicznych Polskie ePlatnosci is an operator of cashless payment processes in Poland. BillBird will remain a separate company following the transaction.
Eversheds Sutherland Wierzbowski’s team included Partner Ewa Szlachetka, Counsels Krzysztof Feluch, Grzegorz Kott, and Adam Nierzwicki, and Lawyer Malgorzata Derus.
WKB's team included Partners Jakub Jedrzejak, Marcin Smolarek, and Bartosz Turno, Counsel Klaudia Fratczak-Kospin, Senior Associate Aleksandra Dziurkowska, Associates Domink Kulpa, Aleksandra Nalewajko, Wojciech kulczyk, and Monika Obieglo, and Junior Associate Rafal Strzepek.