Noerr has advised the Gegenbauer Group on the acquisition of a majority stake in RGM Holding from Georgsmarienhütte Holding GmbH
The Gegenbauer Group and Georgsmarienhütte agreed on the acquisition of 90% of the shares in RGM retroactively as of 1 January 2016. The activities of the RGM Group will be continued in future under the umbrella of the Gegenbauer Group, which is among Germany’s leading providers of facility management services, with a workforce of 15,000 and turnover in excess of €460 million in 2015. RGN achieved a turnover of some €175 million in 2015 and has around 2,000 employees in its three business divisions, Industrial Services, Facility Management and Property Management. The takeover will bolster Gegenbauer’s market position in the fast-growing technical facility services segment.
Gegenbauer Holding SE & Co. KG offers facility management, security and cleaning services for social and commercial institutions. The company, led by Claus Bosse, Christian Lewandowski, Hartmut Schwerdt and Joachim C. Viebig is based in Berlin.
Noerr has advised Gegenbauer Holding SE & Co KG with a team including Tibor Fedke (Picture), Prof. Christian Pleister (joint lead, Corporate/M&A), Dr Carsten Heinz (Tax), Dr Torsten Kraul (IT), Dr Stefan Schwab (Employment & Pensions, all Berlin), Janik Gossler (Commercial), Dr Nikolai Warneke (Finance, both Frankfurt), David Zafra Carollo (Real Estate, Düsseldorf), Robert Korndörfer (London), Dr Armin Bartsch, Dr Julia Gerzen, Kenny Koa, Luiza Saito Sampaio, Johanna Valier (all Corporate/M&A), Christian Garz, Julia Fiebig (both Tax, all Berlin), Martin Gliewe (Employment & Pensions), Christian Hinzmann (Banking & Finance), Dr. Cathrin Wentzel, Sven Clausnitzer (both Commercial, all Frankfurt) and Thomas Sternberg (Commercial, Munich).
Involved fees earner: Christian Pleister – Noerr; Tibor Fedke – Noerr; Robert Korndörfer – Noerr; Armin Bartsch – Noerr; Julia Gerzen – Noerr; Kenny Koa – Noerr; Luiza Saito Sampaio – Noerr; Johanna Valier – Noerr; Carsten Heinz – Noerr; Christian Garz – Noerr; Torsten Kraul – Noerr; Stefan Schwab – Noerr; Martin Gliewe – Noerr; Janik Gossler – Noerr; Cathrin Wentzel – Noerr; Sven Clausnitzer – Noerr; Thomas Sternberg – Noerr; Nikolai Warneke – Noerr; Christian Hinzmann – Noerr; David Zafra Carollo – Noerr;
Law Firms: Noerr;
Clients: Gegenbauer Holding SE & Co. KG;