DPE Deutschland III’s €575 million Fund Raising


P+P Pöllath + Partners, Proskauer Rose LLP, Mourant Ozannes and Arendt & Medernach have advised Deutsche Private Equity on the transaction

Deutsche Private Equity (DPE), one of the leading German private equity firms, located in Munich, closed its third fund, “DPE Deutschland III”, at the stipulated maximum cap of EUR 575 million in subscribed capital.

Due to the strong demand from institutional investors both in Germany and abroad, DPE was able to successfully close the fundraising within only six months; the demand greatly exceeded the stipulated maximum cap. Fund III invests in small and midsize growth companies, primarily in Germany, Switzerland and Austria.

P+P Pöllath + Partners has advised Deutsche Private Equity with a team including Uwe Bärenz (Picture) (partner, lead, private funds, Berlin), Tarek Mardini (counsel, co-lead, private funds, Berlin), Ronald Buge (partner, private funds/tax, Berlin), Sebastian Käpplinger (counsel, private funds, Frankfurt), Tobias Lochen (senior associate, private funds, Berlin) and Christian Hillebrand (associate, private funds, Berlin)

Proskauer Rose LLP has advised DPE with Howard Beber (partner, lead), Camille Higonnet (senior counsel), Meredith Moran (associate) and Alexander Campbell (associate);

Mourant Ozannes LP has advised DPE with Joel Hernandez (partner, lead), Sam Sturrock (senior associate), Gabby Kellogg (associate);

Arendt & Medernach has advised DPE with with Gilles Dusemon (partner, lead), Jan Neugebauer (partner), Jennyfer Nündel (senior associate).

Involved fees earner: Uwe Bärenz – P+P Pöllath + Partners; Tarek Mardini – P+P Pöllath + Partners; Ronald Buge – P+P Pöllath + Partners; Sebastian Käpplinger – P+P Pöllath + Partners; Tobias Lochen – P+P Pöllath + Partners; Christian Hillebrand – P+P Pöllath + Partners; Gilles Dusemon – Arendt & Medernach; Jennyfer Nündel – Arendt & Medernach; Jan Neugebauer – Arendt & Medernach; Joel Hernandez – Mourant Ozanne; Sam Sturrock – Mourant Ozanne; Gabby Kellogg – Mourant Ozanne; Howard Beber – Proskauer Rose LLP; Camille Higonnet – Proskauer Rose LLP; Meredith Moran – Proskauer Rose LLP; Alexander Campbell – Proskauer Rose LLP;

Law Firms: P+P Pöllath + Partners; Arendt & Medernach; Mourant Ozanne; Proskauer Rose LLP;

Clients: Deutsche Private Equity Dpe;