Mergers & Acquisitions

Credit Suisse's Leadership in the M&A Market

M&A advisory is a field in which Credit Suisse boasts solid leadership in the Korean market. Over the years, Credit Suisse has managed numerous deals of the caliber that attracts market attention due to its highly complex and difficult nature. Over the past few years in particular, the bank has successfully guided to completion around 20 major sales deals, solidifying its unrivalled presence in the sell-side advisory market.

Credit Suisse's advisory capability has been proven in a wide range of industries, from finance, mining, and telecommunications, to food and beverage, semiconductors and consumer goods. This capability is based on the solid experience of our senior bankers who enjoy wide-ranging support from industry experts in the global network.

The followings are the major M&A deals Credit Suisse has successfully managed in the Korean market:

  • Sale of ADT Caps
  • Sale of Kumho Tire
  • Sale of LG Siltron
  • Sale of OCI Materials
  • Sale of Doosan Infracore Machine Tools
  • Sale of Doosan DST
  • Sale of Dongbu Farm Hannong
  • Sale of KT Rental
  • Sale of Daewoo Securities and KDB Asset Management
  • Sale of KEB (Korea Exchange Bank)
  • Sale of Hynix
  • Merger between SK Corporation and SK C&C
  • Acquisition of Toshiba by SK Hynix
  • Acquisition of Tongyang Magic by SK Networks
  • Acquisition of Gemadept, Vietnam’s logistics company, by CJ Logistics
  • Merger between Samsung C&T and Cheil Industries
  • Acquisition of StarKist unit of Del Monte Foods by Dongwon Group
  • Acquisition of Mando by Halla Engineering & Construction