Harbottle & Lewis has advised BossaNova Limited, a new UK-based distributor founded by Paul Heaney and Dina Subhani, on the investment by Night Train Media, a German-based film and TV production business founded by Herbert L. Kloiber and backed by private equity fund Serafin Group.
The team advising on the deal at Harbottle & Lewis comprised partner Colin Howes and senior associate Ed Lane, supported by associate Katerina Capras and trainee solicitor Jake Jacobson. The team also included employment associate Mark Primrose.
Colin Howes commented: “It was a pleasure advising BossaNova on this milestone investment from Night Train Media. Paul Heaney is a doyen of the industry and we are delighted to have played a part in helping to kickstart this, his latest venture. We wish him and Night Train all the best as they work together to continue to grow BossaNova’s business.”
On working with Harbottle & Lewis, Paul Heaney said: “Colin, Ed and the team at H&L were such consummate professionals throughout the process, quick to respond and easy to work with and with so much experience and insight in a number of different areas of law. It has been a pleasure from beginning to end.”