Nestlé enters into exclusive negotiations to sell Nestlé Skin Health for CHF 10.2 billionChristian Fernsby ▼ | May 16, 2019
Nestlé announced that it has entered into exclusive negotiations with a consortium led by EQT and a wholly owned subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) for the sale of Nestlé Skin Health for a value of CHF 10.2 billion.
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The proposed transaction will be subject to employee consultations and approval of regulatory authorities and is expected to close in the second half of 2019.
The company will provide an update on the use of proceeds and its future capital structure at that time.
Nestlé Skin Health provides science-based solutions to meet the specific skin health needs of healthcare professionals, patients and consumers.
It offers a range of leading medical and consumer brands through three complementary business units in prescription, aesthetics and consumer care.
Headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland, Nestlé Skin Health employs more than 5,000 people across 40 countries. ■