CPPIB Blesses Waste Management Buyout of Advanced Disposal Services

Posted on 04/15/2019


As part of Waste Management, Inc.’s acquisition deal to purchase Advanced Disposal Services, Inc. for a total enterprise value of US$ 4.9 billion, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) agreed to vote in favor of the deal. CPPIB owns approximately 19% of Advanced Disposal’s outstanding shares.

Advisors

Centerview Partners LLC is serving as exclusive financial advisor to Waste Management, and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP and Vedder Price P.C. are serving as Waste Management’s legal counsel. UBS Investment Bank is serving as exclusive financial advisor to Advanced Disposal, and Shearman & Sterling LLP and Mayer Brown LLP are serving as Advanced Disposal’s legal counsel.