Awards & Rankings
The Deal has shortlisted two Pillsbury-led transactions as potential Deals of the Year for the Private Equity, Technology, and Media & Telecom large cap categories. In addition, Silicon Valley-based Corporate partner Allison Leopold Tilley is notably one of only four individuals nominated for the Technology, Media & Telecom Dealmaker of the Year Award.
Winners will be announced by The Deal on September 23rd. See the full list of nominees here.
The two shortlisted Deals of the Year are:
SYNNEX $7.2 Billion Merger with Tech Data (Private Equity Deal of the Year – Large Cap)
Marvell’s Acquisition of Inphi (Technology, Media & Telecom Deal of the Year – Large Cap)
In addition, another deal in which Pillsbury played a key role, was shortlisted for Deal of the Year and Media & Telecom Deal of the Year, large cap categories.
The shortlisted 2021 Deal of the Year is:
T-Mobile’s Acquisition of Sprint (Deal of the Year, Technology, Media & Telecom Deal of the Year – Large Cap)
Led by Stephen Amdur, Pillsbury advised Sprint Corporation’s lead financial adviser The Raine Group LLC in the telecom giant’s announced merger with T-Mobile U.S. In April, 2020 T-Mobile announced its acquisition of Sprint from SoftBank Group Corp. for $26.5 billion. The transaction implies an enterprise value for Sprint of $59 billion, including assumed debt and approximately $146 billion for the combined company.