Antoine Pupin, Tom Tullo, Eugene Co, and Steve Waters lead our coverage of Aerospace & Defense, Technology, Media, and Telecom companies.  Below is a list of select transactions in which they advised.


Aerospace & Defense, Technology, Media, and Telecom


Company Advised


Access One Communications

Sale to Talk America Holdings

Aerospatiale Helicopters Australia

Management of JV with Pacific Aviation-Ansett Industries

Aerospatiale-Aeritalia ATR

Aircraft Sale Financing for Ontario Express of Canada

Alcatel Space

Merger with Alena Spazio 


Acquisition of NCR

British Telecom USA Holdings

Acquisition of McCaw Cellular Communications Inc

British Telecommunications plc

Acquisition of network systems division from McDonnell Douglas Group

Covad Communications

Initial Public Offering


Sale of Australian network assets to Nippon Telephone Telegraph


Sale of equity stake to deBenedetti family and Soros Fund

Davnet Ltd

Shareholder change of control advisor, equitization of debt and recapitalization

Davnet Opus

Sale of Opus-Australia subsidiary to SingTel

EMAP plc

Acquisition of Hersant Magazines

EON Networks

Restructuring and equity conversion of Carlos Slim Family/Inmobiliara Carso SA


Sale to Fairchild Corp

Four-Phase Systems

Initial Public Offering

Four-Phase Systems

Sale to Motorola

Gannett Co Inc

Acquisition of News Communication & Media plc

General DataComm

Sale of modem equipment business to PCTel

General Motors Corporation

Spin-off and Sale of Hughes Aircraft to Raytheon Co, Restructuring of “H” stock


Sale to Telecity RedBus


Acquisition of Sprint

Hughes Aircraft Co (General Motors)

DirecTV joint venture with AT&T Corp

IMC WorldCell

Business strategy advice


Acquisition of Deutsche Telekom Frankfurt Region Cable Network

Kohlberg, Kravis & Roberts and General Atlantic

Acquisition of TASC

KPN, Government of the Netherlands

Initial Public Offering

L-3 Communications

Strategic Sourcing Agreement with Dassault

Matsushita Kotobuke Electronics (Panasonic Group)

Joint Venture with Quantum Corporation on recording heads for hard disk drives


Acquisition of Lin Broadcasting


Private investor refinancing and equity flotation

MegaPath Networks

Fairness opinon on Netfice merger

Sale of minority stake to NBC Universal

Nippo Sanso

Acquisition of Semi-Gas Systems from Hercules Inc

Ogilvy Group Inc

Sale to WPP Group plc

Omnicom Group Inc

Acquisition of Abbott Mead Vickers plc

Pritzker Family US Trusts

Advised Independent Trustee on Leveraged Recapitalization and Sale of majority stake in TransUnion to Madison Dearborn Partners

Pritzker Family US Trusts

Advised Independent Trustee on Sale of TransUnion to Advent International and Goldman Sachs Capital Partners

Providence Journal Cellular

Sale to GTE


Acquisition of OAG

Reuters Holdings plc

Acquisition of Quotron Systems from Citicorp

Reuters Holdings plc

Acquisition of American Real-Time Services, Inc. (Warburg)

Saatchi & Saatchi Co plc

Sale to investor group

Sippican Inc

Sale to Lockheed Martin


Fairness Valuation of Fiat Avio

Sony Corp

Sale of consumer data services


Note and Subordinated Debt recapitalization


Sale to Harnischfeger

Telecom Eireann


Thomson SA-Thomson CSF / Thales

Fairness opinion to Independent Committee 


Sale of Sperry Marine to Newport News Shipbuilding


Sale of Sperry Aerospace to Honeywell


Sale of Westinghouse Information Services


Sale of Linguaphone


Acquisition of Unimation


Acquisition of Tracor


Public Take-Over of Sicma Aera Seat