DB Schenker’s Acquisition of Vähälä Logistics Oy

Krogerus represented both Deutsche Bahn AG and DB Schenker in connection with the competition law matters.

On July 2021 DB Schenker, part of multinational transport and logistics group Deutsche Bahn announced its acquisition of Vähälä Logistics Oy, a Finnish family-owned transport and logistics company founded in 1937.

The acquisition will secure DB Schenker as one of the leading transport companies in Finland and globally. The parties have closed the deal on 14 October 2021.

The Krogerus team was led by Partner Leena Lindberg (Picture) and she was assisted by Senior Associates Minna Siekkinen and Alina Böling and Associate Essi Miettinen.

Involved fees earner: Alina Böling – Krogerus Attorneys Ltd; Leena Lindberg – Krogerus Attorneys Ltd; Essi Miettinen – Krogerus Attorneys Ltd; Minna Siekkinen – Krogerus Attorneys Ltd;

Law Firms: Krogerus Attorneys Ltd;

Clients: DB Schenker; Deutsche Bahn AG ;

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler