Maud Davené

As experienced M&A Tax Lawyer-Partner, Maud leads, coordinates and executes large, complex cross-border M&A transactions for both primary high-profile Private Equity Firms and Strategic Corporate Buyers.

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  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • International Tax

Maud has more than 34 years of experience in M&A | international tax transactions with a broad business focus. She became partner in 2000. As experienced M&A International tax Lawyer, she has demonstrated successful track records in advising, leading, coordinating and executing large, complex cross-border M&A transactions for primary high-profile Private Equity Firms, strategic corporate buyers and large publicly held corporations in both domestic and international contexts.

Maud is recognized as one of the leading French lawyers for tax matters related M&A.

In her M&A capacity, and leveraging on her various assignments overseas, Maud has advised and led significant multi-jurisdiction M&A transactions in a variety of industry sectors spanning activities such as tax diligence and vendor due-diligence, transaction tax structuring and implementation, PMI Projects, corporate and business reorganizations and financial restructuring including effective income repatriation strategies, efficient financing and recapitalization structure. She also participates in deal negotiations. On cross-border engagements, she closely works and coordinates with the Deloitte Client Engagement Team and M&A tax team.

As M&A International Tax Partner, she assists and advises Senior Executive Leadership of multinational groups in matters involving business reorganization/supply chain management, corporate restructuring.
She also acts as Global Lead Client Service Partner for monitoring Deloitte global services rendered to French headquartered quoted groups.

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