Advised Exasol AG, an analytics database management software company headquartered in Nuremberg on a complex re-organisation of Exasol Group, including four partially cross-border up-stream mergers.
Advised German joint venture company OSRAM Continental and its international subsidiaries on its dissolution and re-transfer of specific businesses to shareholders covering multiple jurisdictions and cross-border arrangements.
OSRAM Continental Group, a new joint venture formed by OSRAM AG (MDAX-listed) and Continental AG (DAX-listed) in the automotive lighting business, on major restructurings with respect to their international subsidiaries, as well as on corporate governance issues.
Audi AG on the acquisition of Italian manufacturer of motorbikes Ducati Motor Holding S.p.A
Transformation of ultimate parent company into a holding entity by carving-out four independent business units (largest restructuring since going public).
AGM-related advice, including advice with respect to activist shareholders and compliance with proxy adviser recommendations.
Formation of a 50/50 joint venture with Italian Durst group in the area of digital printing solutions.
Koenig & Bauer AG regarding the sale of business unit “Clean Air Business” to Dürr AG.
Digi+ Partners, a German growth equity fund, with respect to their participation in Price f(x) AG (active in the development of specialized pricing software).
Fidelium Group, a Munich-based financial investor, on the set-up of its fund structure and on several M&A transactions such as the acquisition of Swiss-based Wolfensberger AG (automotive).
Koenig & Bauer AG regarding the acquisition of a majority stake in Kammann Maschinenbau GmbH.
Koenig & Bauer AG regarding the acquisition of Spanish die cutter manufacturer Iberica AG S.A.
Koenig & Bauer AG regarding the acquisition of majority stake in Italy-based Flexotecnica S.p.A.
Micro Research Europe Srl, an Italian manufacturer of spare parts for cars (controlled by a Chinese group) on German corporate-related matters and high-end commercial contracts.
Revcap Group, a London-based real estate investor, on several corporate real estate transactions, such as the sale of a large commercial and office complex close to Stuttgart.
Wort & Bild Verlag, a German editor of Healthcare magazines (including one of Germany’s highest-circulated magazines), among others on several corporate transactions