Madison Energy, a Division of Madison Industries, Acquires the Centek Group

February 09, 2018

London – Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, announced that it has advised Madison Energy, a division of Chicago-based Madison Industries, on the acquisition of the Centek Group.

Centek Group specializes in the development of engineering solutions for the world’s toughest casing running environments and is a world leading designer and manufacturer of centralizers, primarily for the oil and gas industry.

The Paul Hastings team was led by corporate partner Ronan O’Sullivan in London alongside partners Arun Birla (tax), Suzanne Horne (employment) and Richard Kitchen (finance) in London; Madison Industries relationship partners Brian Richards and Ziemowit Smulkowski in Chicago; global environmental and energy partner Lisa Rushton in Washington; plus corporate associates Matthew Poxon and Aimee Fabri, finance associate Alon Blitz, tax associate Hannah Gray and employment associate Hannah Harris in London and corporate associate Payam Roshandel in Chicago.

Madison Industries is one of the largest and most successful privately held companies in the world. Madison builds entrepreneurially driven, branded market leaders that are committed to making the world safer, healthier and more productive by creating innovative solutions that deliver outstanding customer value. The team at Madison is committed to building something truly remarkable that long outlasts us while coaching others to reach their highest potential.  Visit Madison Industries at

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