Walkers Advises Nielsen Holdings plc on Restructuring

Walkers' Cayman Islands and Guernsey offices have acted for Nielsen Holdings plc in relation to a restructuring which has resulted in the separation of its Global Connect and Global Media businesses and the $2.7 billion sale of the Global Connect business.

The Cayman team (led by partner Bicrom Das with associates Sam Francis and Sophie Dibb) and Guernsey team (led by group partners Zoë Hallam and Matt Sanders with associate Angela Proctor) worked alongside lead counsel Baker & McKenzie LLP in assisting the NYSE listed company on all Cayman and Guernsey law elements of the transaction.

Nielsen Holdings plc is a global measurement and data analytics company that provides the media and advertising industries with unbiased and reliable metrics relating to consumers and markets worldwide.

CAYMAN ISLANDS
Bicrom DasPartnerT +1 345 814 4606bicrom.das@walkersglobal.com
Sophie DibbAssociateT +1 345 814 4679Sophie.Dibb@walkersglobal.com
Sam FrancisAssociateT +1 345 914 6361 sam.francis@walkersglobal.com

GUERNSEY
Matt SandersManaging PartnerT +44 (0) 1481 748 914matt.sanders@walkersglobal.com
Zoë HallamGroup Partner*T +44 (0)1481 748 920zoe.hallam@walkersglobal.com
Angela ProctorAssociateT +44 (0) 1481 748 903angela.proctor@walkersglobal.com