Poul Guo (Quach)/郭保罗

Senior Associate

E-Mailpgu@mwblaw.dk
Phone+45 33 77 90 23
Mobile+45 30 37 96 23
Born21 December 1989 in Copenhagen
LanguagesDanish, English and Chinese
Primary qualifications

Poul Guo is Head of our Employment team. He engages primarily in M&A and labour and employment law and advises on all types of contractual obligations related to employment. Poul Guo has extensive experience within employment related aspects of M&A. In addition, Poul Guo advises on bonus schemes and incentive programmes.

 

Poul Guo's recent key transactions include:

 

Represented the shareholders of Axxsys Limited in connection with the sale of 100% of the shares to Alpha Financial Markets Consulting

 

Represented Centerbridge Partners-owned APCOA Parking in the acquisition of 100% of the shares of Onepark

 

Represented DSV in connection with the acquisition of SBS Worldwide Holdings

 

Represented Waterland Private Equity and its portfolio company Within Reach Holding in connection with the acquisition of ipnordic A/S

 

Represented Randers Reb International in connection with the acquisition of Itsaskorda, SL

 

Represented RCF Group S.p.A in connection with the acquisition of DPA Microphones 

 

Represented the Erhvervsinvest Management in connection with the acquisition of Arminox and Arminox Middle East FZC

 

Represented Waterland Private Equity Investments in connection with the acquisition of ICO Concerts, ICO Touring & Management, Blixten & Co, Maloney Concerts, Atomic Soul Booking and Friction

 

Repræsenterede Ragtech ApS og EAB Holding ApS i forbindelse med salget af Aidbuilder ApS til iRaiser Group

 

Represented Polaris Private Equity in connection with the acquisition of Falck Safety Services Holding A/S and Falck B.V.

 

Represented Adelis Equity Partners Fund II AB in connection with the acquisition of Caseon.dk

 

Represented the founders in connection with the exit of Suzumuchi to Kindreg Group plc (former Unibet)  

 

Represented the founders and Deepdivr.io in connection with an investment from several business angels

 

Represented CNH Industrial in the acquisition of the grass & soil business of Kongskilde from DLG

 

Represented selling shareholders of Autobutler with the sale of Autobutler to Automobiles Peugeot SA.  

 

Represented GN in connection with the sale of GN Otometrics to Natus Medical Inc.

 

Represented National Silicon Industry Group in connection with the private offer and subsequent public takeover bid for NASDAQ Copenhagen listed Topsil

 

Represented Polaris Private Equity in connection with the acquisition of Configit


Represented Pilen Holding in connection with the acquisition of CIDAN Machinery

 

Represented DSV in connection with the proposed merger with NASDAQ (New York) listed UTi Worldwide, Inc.

 

Represented Erhvervsinvest Management in the sale of Mejerigaarden Investment to Food Union

 

Represented 3i Infrastructure and AMP Capital in connection with the acquisition of Esvagt

 

Represented Polaris Private Equity in connection with the public takeover bid for NASDAQ Copenhagen listed Mols-Linien

 

Represented Agilitas Private Equity in the acquisition of City Container Danmark, City Container, City Container Fyn and Norrecco

 

Represented FMC Corporation in the acquisition of Cheminova

 

Represented Autobutler in the private placement by Index Ventures and Verdane Capital

 

Represented Accellos in the acquisition of HighJump Software Denmark

 

Represented Invitetobuy.dk with the acquisition of a webshop

 

Represented Polaris Private Equity in connection with the acquisition of Louis Poulsen Lighting

 

Represented the majority shareholders of Debitor Registret in connection with the sale of the company to Bisnode AB

 

 Poul Guo's LinkedIn Profile 

 WeChat ID: PoulQuach

 

Overview
2017-2018 Seconded at King & Wood Mallesons, Beijing
2017 LL.M., Peking University Law School, China
2016 Senior Associate at Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen Advokatpartnerselskab
2015

Participant in the Sidley Austin LLP Corporate College 2015, Chicago

2013 Junior Associate at Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen Advokatpartnerselskab
2013 Master of Laws, University of Copenhagen
2012 Trainee at Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen Advokatpartnerselskab
2011     Legal intern at Stockholm & Lindegaard Advokataktieselskab
2011      Law student at NEMadvokat Advokatanpartsselskab
2011 Bachelor of Laws, University of Copenhagen
2010 Law student at Annæ Advokatfirma

 

Other activities

Poul Guo has been teaching the course corporate law and capital markets at the University of Copenhagen since 2014.

 

In 2009-2011, Poul Guo was an SG teacher in Family and Succession Law at University of Copenhagen.

 

Publications:

 

Nielsen, M.V.W. & Quach, P. (2015), Authority and capacity of the Board of Directors to transfer the business of a company”, Erhvervsjuridisk Tidsskrift no. 3/2015, pp. 229-235 (in Danish)