CGS’s Acquisition of a Majority stake in InnoLas Solutions GmbH


Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised a private equity fund advised by CGS Management AG on the acquisition of a majority stake in InnoLas Solutions GmbH.

Jointly with previous owner Richard Grundmüller, who remains a shareholder in the company, CGS intends to develop InnoLas Solutions GmbH into a global laser machine manufacturer for micromachining as part of a buy and build strategy.

InnoLas Solutions GmbH is a developer and manufacturer of customer-specific machinery and process solutions for high-precision laser applications in the photovoltaic, electrical, and semiconductor industries as well as in precision engineering. With 80 employees, the company supplies customers in its core markets of Europe, the U.S.A., and Asia. InnoLas Solutions GmbH is headquartered in Krailling, Germany.

CGS Management AG is headquartered in Pfäffikon SZ, Switzerland. CGS develops medium-sized companies into international groups. CGS funds have been investing in platform companies in German-speaking countries of Europe and in complementary acquisitions worldwide since 1999.

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised CGS Management AG with Hermann Ali Hinderer (Picture), Lena Ziegler (Corporate/M&A), Antje Münch, Markus Klinger (IP/IT), Frank Baßler (Real Estate), Astrid Wellhöner (Employment), Frederik Wiemer (Antitrust), Frank Hollstein (Commercial), Anton Horn, Peter Horstmann (IP/IT), Ute Klemm, (Public Law), Stefan Jöster (Insurance).

Involved fees earner: Hermann Ali Hinderer – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Lena Ziegler – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Antje Münch – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Markus Klinger – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Anton Horn – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Peter Horstmann – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Frank Baßler – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Astrid Wellhöner – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Frederik Wiemer – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Frank Hollstein – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Stefan Jöster – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Ute Klemm – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek;

Law Firms: Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek;

Clients: CGS Management AG;