General Atlantic acquires a Majority Stake in Hemnet

Paul, Weiss has advised General Atlantic in their agreement to acquire a majority stake in Hemnet, Sweden’s leading online real estate classifieds platform. General Atlantic LLC is a private equity and venture capital firm specializing in investments in mezzanine, expansions, growth capital, pre-IPO stage, buyouts, industry consolidations, build-ups, acquisition, recapitalization and PIPE. The Firm, led […]

Imerys acquiert le groupe danois Damolin

PwC Société d’Avocats a réalisé les travaux de due diligence fiscale pour le compte d’Imerys dans le cadre de l’acquisition du groupe danois Damolin. Imerys a cloturé l’acquisition du groupe danois de solutions minérales Damolin. Avec cette opération, Imerys étend son offre de spécialités aux absorbants d’hyd rocarbures et de produits chimiques, ainsi qu’à la […]

Kajo Neukirchen Group acquires two office and commercial properties

Kajo Neukirchen Group, a family office specializing in investing in companies, real estate, and forestry, acquired two office and commercial properties in Frankfurt am Main from a Franconian family office. Kajo Neukirchen Group was advised by Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek. The properties are in prominent Frankfurt locations in Westend and in Sachsenhausen-Süd and comprise a […]

Coty Merges with Procter & Gamble’s Fragrance, Color Cosmetics and Hair Color Business

The Procter & Gamble Company, the global consumer products industry leader successfully closed the announced USD 12.5 billion deal involving the transfer of 41 of its specialty beauty brands to Coty Inc. The transaction included P&G’s global salon professional hair care and color, retail hair color, cosmetics and fine fragrance businesses, along with select hair […]

KKR’s acquisition of Calvin Capital

Simpson Thacher has advised KKR in connection with its acquisition of Calvin Capital from Infracapital, the infrastructure equity investment arm of M&G Investments. The transaction is expected to complete at the end of January 2017. Calvin Capital is a leading provider of gas and electricity meters to energy suppliers in the United Kingdom. The Simpson […]

Syntellix AG and Prof. Dr. Utz Claassen’s takeover battle with Carsten Maschmeyer

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advises Syntellix AG and Prof. Dr. Utz Claassen on takeover battle with Carsten Maschmeyer while streamlining the shareholder structure The legal disputes between Syntellix AG, Prof. Dr. Utz Claassen, and Carsten Maschmeyer, widely publicized in the media during the last few months, mainly focused on taking over the majority stake of […]