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Greenberg Traurig Represents Rentokil Initial plc on its Joint Venture with PCI Pest Control Pvt. Ltd.

LONDON – 2 March 2017 – Greenberg Traurig London, the UK office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP has advised Rentokil Initial plc (“Rentokil”) on its joint venture with PCI Pest Control Pvt. Ltd., creating the largest provider of pest control services and products in India.

The expectation is for the transaction to close later this month. Greenberg Traurig London has represented Rentokil over the past several years in a steady stream of transactions.

The core Greenberg Traurig team supporting Sarah Whitton, Senior Legal Counsel at Rentokil, was Paul Maher (Vice Chair of Greenberg Traurig); Corporate Shareholder Joel Wheeler; associates Maciej Pietrzak, Anna Szyndler, Omar Anwar and Tejmin Kishun; and Co-Chair of the Global Tax Practice Graham Iversen.

Rishi Gautam and Manan Mehta at AZB & Partners were Indian legal advisors to the transaction.

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