Gilde’s Acquisition of TonerPartner Group


Sidley Austin LLP advised Gilde on the deal.

Gilde announced its binding agreement to acquire TonerPartner Group (TonerPartner), one of Europe’s leading online retailers specializing in the marketing of ink, toner, and printer cartridges for a wide range of printers in 16 European countries, from its current shareholders Invision and its founding family. The company offers one of the broadest portfolios of original branded products, high-quality white-label and own-branded compatible alternatives, as well as environmentally friendly recycled products.

The Sidley team in Munich was led by Private Equity/M&A partner Dr. Christian Zuleger (Picture), with support from partners, Nicole Janssen (Private Equity/M&A), Dr. Markus Feil (Global Finance), and Dr. Roderic Pagel (Tax). Additional team members included associates Thomas Komanek, Amadeus Moeser, Dr. Maximilian Schröter, Jennifer Geng, and Armin Mustafic (Private Equity/M&A); Folko Moroni, Xenia Pisarewski, and Christoph Jensen (Global Finance); Jörg Fischer and Jacob Schreiber (Tax).

Involved fees earner: Markus Feil – Sidley Austin LLP; Jörg Fischer – Sidley Austin LLP; Jennifer Geng – Sidley Austin LLP; Nicole Janssen – Sidley Austin LLP; Christoph Jensen – Sidley Austin LLP; Thomas Komanek – Sidley Austin LLP; Amadeus Moeser – Sidley Austin LLP; Folko Moroni – Sidley Austin LLP; Armin Mustafi? – Sidley Austin LLP; Roderic Pagel – Sidley Austin LLP; Xenia Pisarewski – Sidley Austin LLP; Jacob Schreiber – Sidley Austin LLP; Maximilian Schröter – Sidley Austin LLP; Christian Zuleger – Sidley Austin LLP;

Law Firms: Sidley Austin LLP;

Clients: Gilde Buy Out Partners;