doctari GmbH’s Acquisition Of lichtfeld gmbh

Bird & Bird LLP has advised Vitruvian Partners LLP on the deal.

Vitruvian Partners LLP is a European private equity firm and investor in healthcare service provider doctari GmbH, which made the acquisition.

The acquisition of lichtfeld gmbh with its 70 office employees at the Hockenheim and Bielefeld locations was completed at the beginning of August. 

Together with lichtfeld gmbh, an industry player in the field of medical staff leasing, the pool of qualified professionals in the doctari group grows to 60,000 doctors and nursing professionals.

With this growth and the digital solutions available and to be expanded, the doctari group can aim even more efficiently to optimise and control personnel recruitment and planning in the healthcare sector.

Vitruvian Partners was advised by the following Bird & Bird lawyers: Partner Dr. Hans Peter Leube (Picture), LL.M., (lead), counsel Marianne Nawroth as well as associates Michael Maier und Konstantin Manus (all Corporate/M&A, Frankfurt/Main), partner Stephan Kübler, LL.M. (Corporate/M&A, Munich), associate Jan Medele (Corporate/M&A, Düsseldorf), partner Dr. Michael Jünemann, counsel Johannes Wirtz, LL.M. as well as associates Timo Förster, Julia Fröhder and Jonathan Stoldt (all Finance and Financial Regulation, Frankfurt/Main), partner Dr. Catharina Klumpp, LL.M. as well as associate Dr. Kathrin Kruse (both Employment Law, Düsseldorf) and partner Dr. Alexander Duisberg as well as associate Gökhan Kosak (both IT/Data Protection, Munich).

The doctari group was advised on debt financing by the team led by partner Dr. Michael Jünemann (Finance and Financial Regulation, Frankfurt/Main).

Involved fees earner: Alexander Duisberg – Bird & Bird; Timo Förster – Bird & Bird; Julia Fröhder – Bird & Bird; Michael Jünemann – Bird & Bird; Catharina Klumpp – Bird & Bird; Gökhan Kosak – Bird & Bird; Kathrin Kruse – Bird & Bird; Stephan Kübler – Bird & Bird; Hans Peter Leube – Bird & Bird; Michael Maier – Bird & Bird; Jan Medele – Bird & Bird; Marianne Nawroth – Bird & Bird; Johannes Wirtz – Bird & Bird;

Law Firms: Bird & Bird;

Clients: doctari GmbH; Vitruvian Partners;

Federica Tiefenthaler

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler