05 Dec 2019

Leading UAE law firm Hadef & Partners advises PSAV on its acquisition of the eclipse group

Authored by: Hadef & Partners press office

PSAV, a global leader in event experiences, recently acquired eclipse group, a leading audiovisual and live production and venue company which manages events in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Riyadh. eclipse group is well known in the GCC as a leader in project management, equipment rental, and technical services. The transaction allows PSAV to continue building upon its purpose of “Connecting and Inspiring People” by expanding the breadth of its capabilities throughout the GCC.

eclipse group was founded in 2003 by Mark Brown, a renowned leader in the events industry. He worked with everyone from the British Royal family to celebrities like Prince and Lady Gaga. He also worked on events as large as the MTV Music Awards, the opening of the Palm, and FIFA World Congress.

The Hadef & Partners’ team was led by Patrick Tweedale (Partner) and assisted by Paul Wynne (Senior Associate) and Sundus Khan (Associate).

Patrick Tweedale commented: “We are delighted to have been involved in such an important deal for both parties. This has allowed the Hadef & Partners Corporate team to showcase our ability in acting on complex and cross-border M&A deals and how we can utilise our local law skills in combination with international M&A expertise.”