Peter Castiel

Peter Castiel Partner

Representative Work
  • Amynta Group in its acquisition of Sym-Tech Inc. and affiliates.
  • Madison Dearborn Partners in its support of Navacord Inc.’s management-led buyout of Navacord’s minority partner.

  • Swander Pace Capital and Recochem, Inc. in the sale of Recochem to an affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, LLC.
  • APP Group (Canada) Inc. in the sale of a majority interest in Mackage and SOIA & KYO to InterLuxe Holdings (a subsidiary of LEE Equity Partners LLC) and an affiliate of SK Holdings Co., Ltd. 
  • Swander Pace Capital in connection with the sale of its interest in Kicking Horse Coffee Co. Ltd. to the Lavazza Group for C$215M.
  • Swander Pace Capital and Lavo Inc. in the sale by Swander Pace of Lavo to KIK Custom Products Inc.
  • Canada Goose Holdings Inc. in its C$391M initial public offering of subordinate voting shares and dual-listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange and New York Stock Exchange.
  • Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC, as Canadian counsel, in its acquisition of BlueCat Networks (USA) Inc.
  • Thomas H. Lee Partners, as Canadian counsel, in its acquisition of Give & Go Prepared Foods Corp., concurrently with the latter’s acquisition of Create-a-Treat Ltd., NAFTA Foods and Packaging Inc., and related entities.
  • TELUS Corporation in its closing of a transaction whereby Baring Private Equity Asia acquired a 35% stake in TELUS International (Cda) Inc., a subsidiary valuated at C$1.2B.
  • Forensic Technologies WAI Inc. in its C$94M acquisition by Ultra Electronics Holdings PLC, with additional payment of up to C$6M being made subject to earnings growth over the next two years.
  • Focus Corporation in its C$366M sale to WSP Global Inc. (previously Genivar).
  • Thomas H. Lee Partners-backed Acosta Sales & Marketing, as Canadian counsel, in its acquisition of Anderson Daymon Worldwide.
  • Swander Pace Capital in the C$340M sale of its portfolio company Pineridge Bakery to Switzerland-based global food business ARYZTA AG.
  • Swander Pace Capital in its acquisition, directly and indirectly, of all of the issued and outstanding shares in the capital of Recochem Group Inc.
  • alphabroder (formerly Broder Bros, Co.), as Canadian counsel, in the acquisition of Ash City Worldwide, one of North America's leading promotional apparel manufacturers and suppliers.
  • Bain Capital LLC, as Canadian counsel, in its acquisition of a majority stake in Canada Goose Inc.
  • Advent International, as Canadian counsel, in its acquisition of P2 Energy Solutions from Vista Equity Partners.
  • Bain Capital LLC, as Canadian counsel, in its US$1.6B acquisition of Apex Tools Group from Dahner Corp. and Cooper Industries.
  • Yellow Media Inc. in its C$745M sale of Trader Corporation to funds advised by Apax Partners.
  • Van Houtte Inc. on its C$915M sale to Green Mountain Coffee Roasters by share purchase agreement from an affiliate of Littlejohn & Co., LLC, a private equity firm headquartered in Greenwich.
  • Dollarama Inc. in its C$300M initial public offering.
  • Istithmar World PJSC and Nakheel in their acquisition of a 20% stake in Cirque du Soleil.