Asaf Nahumis an associate in Hughes Hubbard & Reed's Corporate department in New York. His practice focuses on domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and private equity transactions.
Prior to joining Hughes Hubbard, Asaf was a corporate partner at a leading Israeli law firm.
Co-author, "Israel’s Insolvency Regime Tilts Toward Debtor Interests,” Journal of Corporate Renewal (June 2013)
Represented Wafra Capital in its acquisition of Oxford Finance, a specialty finance firm that provides senior debt to life sciences and healthcare services companies.
Represented Oaktree Capital Management in its $500 million acquisition of the Veolia Group, a large group of Israeli energy companies
Represented a major shareholder in one of Israel's largest banks in connection with a shareholder agreement administering the shareholder’s control over the bank
Represented a creditor committee of secured vessel lenders and ship owners in connection with the $3.5 billion debt restructuring of Zim Integrated Shipping Services Ltd.
Represented a high net-worth individual in connection with the sale of Zika Group, a large manufacturer of electrode products
Represented Rekah Pharmaceutical Industry Ltd., a large Israeli public company, in an investment made by Fimi Opportunity Fund
Represented Davidson Kempner Capital Management LLC in its acquisition of a U.S. subsidiary of a distressed publicly traded Israeli company
Represented Hutchison Whampoa Ltd., in connection with the assumption of $300 million in senior secured tradable bonds by Saban Capital Group, as part of the acquisition of Partner Communications Co. Ltd.
Represented Golden Gate Capital in its acquisition of Ex Libris Ltd., a global provider of library automation technology