The main transactions of the year were: Enel Distributie and Enel Energie Muntenia (401.2 million Euro), AD Pharma Holdings - Penta Investments (350 million Euro), BancPost - Banca Transilvania (240 million Euro), EcoPack, EcoPaper - DS Smith 208 million euros). The main sectors where most of the transactions took place were industrial (Manufacturing) - with 39 transactions, real estate and construction - 30 and retail, with 15.

"Romania is a successful example with a number of local companies that have become national champions capable of international expansion and strong economic growth, which makes Romanian investments more possible in the region," says Horea Popescu, Partner, CMS Romania .

"The technological impact will be huge in the financial sector, banks, insurers and funds need to reposition and reinvent their business models as consumers appreciate more and more the benefits of digitization," said Cristina Reichmann, Partner, CMS Romania. (source: