Marc Barbeau is Chair of Stikeman Elliott and a member of the Partnership Board and Executive Committee. He is also a partner and former Head of the Corporate Group in the Montréal office. Marc practises in the areas of mergers & acquisitions, complex reorganizations and corporate governance. Marc has considerable experience advising a diverse range of clients, including senior management and boards of directors on some of the most significant and complex Canadian and cross-border transactions.
On June 24, 2016, Teine Energy Ltd., a private Calgary-based exploration, development and production company focused on acquiring and developing oil and natural gas properties in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin, completed its $975 million asset acquisition of Viking light oil and heavy oil properties located in South Western Saskatchewan from Penn West Petroleum Ltd
SNC-Lavalin (GB) Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of SNC-Lavalin, acquired the entire share capital of Kentz Corporation Ltd. SNC-Lavalin paid £9.35 ($17.13) per share for a total purchase price of approximately £1.2 billion ($2.1 billion). Kentz shareholders voted in favour of SNC-Lavalin’s offer at a meeting convened by order of the Court and an Extraordinary General Shareholders Meeting, both held on August 11, 2014.