Ido Erlich | Partner
Ido Erlich is a partner in the firm's corporate and M&A group. Ido's practice focuses on venture capital transactions, financings, mergers & acquisition, privatization and corporate law. He also regularly provides advice to high-tech companies in various areas of the law.
Recently Ido represented the Israeli Government Companies Authority (GCA) in the strategic $500 million privatization of the Israeli Military Industries, effected through a complex M&A auction and sold to NASDAQ-listed Elbit Systems, which is the first privatization of a military industry company in Israel and the second largest privatization ever accomplished in Israel.
Ido was named one of the 2015 top 40 Under 40 professionals in Israel by Globes (one of Isarel leading financial newspapers).
Ido received his LL.B. and B.A. degree in Government, Diplomacy and Strategy (both magna cum laude) from the Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya in 2006. He received his MBA in Business Administration from the Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya in collaboration with The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania (Global Consulting Practicum).
Ido has been with Naschitz, Brandes, Amir since his internship with the firm in 2006.
From 2013 to 2014, Ido worked as a foreign associate in the finance group of Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in London, during that time Ido represented Zim Integrated Shipping Services Ltd., on the restructuring of its financing and capital markets financings, which was the largest restructuring in Israeli history. This involved $2.3 billion debt restructuring and debt for equity swap. The transaction has won a number of awards, including "Restructuring Deal of the Year" at the M&A Advisor 2014 Dealmakers' Awards and the Marine Money Awards 2015.
M.B.A (Global Consulting Practicum), The Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya, in collaboration with The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania (2013)
LL.B. (magna cum laude), The Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya (2006)
B.A (magna cum laude) Government, Diplomacy and Strategy, The Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya (2006)
Israeli Government Companies Authority (GCA) in the strategic $500 million privatization of the Israeli Military Industries.