WITTE Automotive’s acquisition of Tapkey, a start-up for innovative access software


McDermott Will & Emery has advised WITTE Automotive to participate in Tapkey, a start-up for innovative access software.

The software allows fast, easy and cost-effective access to car sharing, connected car and fleet management services via smartphone.

WITTE Automotive is a leading global automotive supplier for vehicle locking systems. The entry into Tapkey will strengthen the area of digital technologies for secure locking systems at WITTE.

Tapkey will use the capital increase to develop further innovations and open up new business areas.

McDermott Will & Emery has advised WITTE Automotive on the deal with a team led by Dr. Jan Hückel.

Involved fees earner: Jan Hückel – McDermott Will & Emery;

Law Firms: McDermott Will & Emery;

Clients: WITTE Automotive;