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Dr. Thilo Winkeler

Emerging Growth and Venture Capital

Continental AG in connection with the acquisition of shares in Volocopter GmbH during the company’s Series D financing round. Volocopter is developing a helicopter concept for electrically powered passenger-carrying air cabs based on drone technology. 
Arena Holdings in connection with a Series D financing round to Celonis SE, a leader in Process Mining and Process Excellence software.
Schell Games on the investment in holoride GmbH, developer of "extended reality" experiences, primarily for autonomous driving.
Arena Holdings in connection with a Series D financing round to Mambu B.V., provider of a cloud banking platform.
Arena Holdings in connection with a Series C financing round to Celonis SE.
Vintage, one of Israel's largest VC funds, in connection with a Series B financing round to Zeitgold GmbH.
Direct Energy in connection with various financing rounds to GreenCom AG.

Continental AG in connection with a financing round to Blickfeld GmbH.

IEG Investment Banking Group on the investment in Doctorbox GmbH.

IEG Investment Banking Group in connection with investments in Zeoptap GmbH.

IEG Investment Banking Group in connection with investments in TK Ride GmbH, a young cycling studio.

Lekker Strom Beteiligungs GmbH in connection with a financing round to Mieterengel GmbH.

SMACC GmbH, an AI-based accounting platform, in connection with its legal set-up, various convertible loans and financing rounds.

DiaMonTech GmbH in connection with a Series A financing round.

Berliner Berg, a craft beer brewery, in connection with its legal set-up and a convertible loan.

Civey GmbH in connection with their establishment and financing.

Little Sun GmbH in connection with a Series A financing round.

Vantik GmbH, an online platform for pension sales, in connection with the establishment of a venture structure and first financing rounds.

Family Office in connection with the investment in the start-up company Optiopay GmbH, an online platform for payment processing.

Family Office in connection with the investment in the start-up company Movinga GmbH, a European platform for apartment removals.

Family Office in connection with the investment in the German FinTech start-up company Figo GmbH.

Family Office in connection with the investment in the German FinTech start-up company Fincompare GmbH.

Family office in connection with the investment in the  start-up companies Finiata GmbH and future demand GmbH.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Represented Sinch AB in connection with the acquisition of MessengerPeople, a leading German software-as-as-service platform for conversational messaging at a total enterprise value of €48 million, with a total cash consideration of €33.6 million and €14.4 million paid in the form of new shares in Sinch.
Represented Sinch AB in connection with its acquisition of Pathwire for a total consideration of US$ 1.925 billion on a cash and debt-free basis.
Cint AB in connection with the acquisition of GapFish GmbH.
KKR on the sale of ELL European Locomotive Leasing.
Chembio Systems Inc. in connection with the acquisition of OpTricon GmbH.
Sinch AB in connection with the acquisition of the global communication unit SAP Digital Interconnect.
Avenue Europe International Management LP in connection with the acquisition of the global Schletter Group.

German law aspects of the merger between II-VI Incorporated and Finisar Corporation.

CLX Communications AB in connection with the acquisition of Xura Secure Communications GmbH.

Immobilien Scout GmbH in connection with the sale of classmarkets GmbH to Kimeta GmbH.

Coordinate multiple merger control filings re acquisition of hydrogen tank manufacturer.
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