Ecclesia Group’s Majority Stake Acquisition In The Schunck Group


CMS advised Ecclesia Group on the deal.

The Detmold based Ecclesia Group becomes majority shareholder of the Schunck Group, a Europe-wide operating specialist broker for the logistics industry. The Ecclesia Group plans to further expand the leading market position of the Schunck Group in Germany.

The Ecclesia Group, headquartered in Detmold, is regarded as the largest German insurance broker for companies and institutions, with around 1750 employees and an annual turnover of around 235 million Euro.

CMS team included Dr Heike Wagner (Picture), Lead-Partner, Dr Tobias Kilian, Of Counsel, Dr Florian Plagemann, Counsel , Alisa Mathes, Associate, all Corporate/M&A, Dr Tobias Polloczek, Partner, Philipp Dittmann, Senior Associate, both Labor, Employment & Pensions, Dr Eva Margareta Wolff, Counsel, Insurance, Dr Dirk Smielick, Counsel, Intellectual Property, Stefan Lehr, Partner and Dr Tobias Sdunzig, Associate, both Competition & EU.

Involved fees earner: Philipp Dittmann – CMS DeBacker; Tobias Kilian – CMS Hasche Sigle; Stefan Lehr – CMS Hasche Sigle; Alisa Mathes – CMS Hasche Sigle; Florian Plagemann – CMS Hasche Sigle; Tobias Polloczek – CMS Hasche Sigle; Tobias Sdunzig – CMS Hasche Sigle; Dirk Smielick – CMS Hasche Sigle; Heike Wagner – CMS Hasche Sigle; Eva Margareta Wolff – CMS Hasche Sigle;

Law Firms: CMS DeBacker; CMS Hasche Sigle;

Clients: Ecclesia Gruppe;