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Chambers Europe, 2020

Gábor  Gelencsér

Gábor Gelencsér

Partner
+36 1 428 4434

Gábor Gelencsér is a Partner in the Budapest office. He focuses on Corporate / M&A and private equity.

RECENT ENGAGEMENTS INCLUDE ADVISING*

  • OTP BANK on a number of cross-border transactions in the CEE region, in particular with respect to the recent acquisition transactions of Societe Generale's banks and subsidiaries in Bulgaria and Serbia – and ongoing matters
  • CEE EQUITY PARTNERS on the acquisition of a leading Hungarian telecommunication group (Invitel and Invitech) in one of the largest Hungarian transactions in 2016/2017. Subsequently, also advised on the sale of a major part of such group in 2018 to a strategic investor. Advice also provided on the planned acquisition of a major Hungarian service company group
  • MVM Zrt. on a number of ongoing acquisition matters related to companies active in the energy sector
  • UNION INSURANCE on the acquisition of an insurance portfolio from Aegon
  • ARGUS CAPITAL on the sale of Calucem Group, a manufacturer of calcium aluminate cements predominantly used in the refractory industry through a competitive auction process
  • WIZZ AIR on the Hungarian aspects of its IPO (initial public offering) and in relation to listing the company on the London Stock Exchange

*Experience partly prior to joining Kinstellar.

EDUCATION

  • 2002: Central European University, Budapest and New York, LL.M. in International Business Law
  • 2002: Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden, European Law Studies
  • 2001: University of Pécs, Hungary, Faculty of Law, LL.B., Bachelor of Law

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION

  • Budapest Bar Association

LANGUAGES

Hungarian, English