Hultafors’ Acquisition of Emma Safety Footwear


Baker McKenzie advised Hultafors on the deal.

Investment AB Latour, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Hultafors Group, acquired 80% of the shares in Daan Holding, which is the owner of EMMA Safety Footwear.

Hultafors Group is a Swedish manufacturer of hand tools, ladders, workwear and safety shoes. Emma Safety Footwear, a Dutch manufacturer of branded (customized) safety footwear and adjacent accessories for a range of industries, including logistics, oil & gas, chemical and construction. In addition, it offers third-party safety shoe manufacturing services in its own assembly plant and offers design, development & supply chain services to third parties.

The Baker McKenzie team was led by Florian Fehres (Picture), and also included Lin Yuen, Casper Henschen, Willem Jan Treuren, Roderick Beudeker, Pauline Bakker, and Maya Boot.

Involved fees earner: Pauline Bakker – Baker McKenzie; Roderick Beudeker – Baker McKenzie; Maya Boot – Baker McKenzie; Florian Fehres – Baker McKenzie; Casper Henschen – Baker McKenzie; Willem Jan Treuren – Baker McKenzie; Lin Yuen – Baker McKenzie;

Law Firms: Baker McKenzie;

Clients: Hultafors Group;