Mizuho Leasing Co., Ltd. - Alliance with Ricoh Co., Ltd. and Ricoh Leasing Co., Ltd.

Takefumi SatoMadoka ShimadaShigeru Sasaki
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Leading Japanese law firm Nishimura & Asahi advised Mizuho Leasing Co., Ltd. (“Mizuho Leasing”) [TSE: 8425] on its stock purchase agreement with Ricoh Co., Ltd. (“Ricoh”) [TSE: 7752], a Japanese office equipment manufacturer and retailer, to acquire a partial stake in Ricoh’s consolidated subsidiary Ricoh Leasing Co., Ltd. (“Ricoh Leasing”) [TSE: 8566] for USD 360 million, and on Mizuho Leasing’s business alliance agreement with Ricoh and Ricoh Leasing.

The Nishimura & Asahi team advising Mizuho Leasing was led by partners Takefumi Sato, Madoka Shimada, and Shigeru Sasaki.