GoDaddy’s sale of PlusServer-group


Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised GoDaddy Inc. on the sale of the PlusServer-group which is based in Cologne. The PlusServer-group offers webhosting and provides individual managed-hosting-solutions and hybride Cloud solutions for business customers.

GoDaddy Inc. had acquired PlusServer-group in 2017 in connection with the acquisition of the Host Europe-group.

GoDaddy is a listed American group with headquarters in Scottsdale, USA. GoDaddy is the worlds largest domain name registrar and powers the world largest cloud platform dedicated to small, independent ventures and has more than 6,000 employees worldwide. GoDaddy focus on mass hosting business with private clients and small, independent ventures. The sale of the PlusServer-group is in line with GoDaddy’s strategy to focus on its core business.

The team lead by Dr. Pär Johansson acts as legal advisors in M&A transactions for financial investors as well as for strategic investors on a regular basis.

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised GoDaddy Inc. with Pär Johansson (Picture), Tim Remmel, Philipp Jansen, Christoph Schork (M&A), Verena Hoene, Sophia Gantenbrink (IP&IT), Sascha Schewiola (Employment law), Lutz Keppeler (IT), Fabian G. Gaffron (Tax) and Frederik Wiemer (Antitrust).

Involved fees earner: Pär Johansson – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Tim Remmel – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Philipp Jansen – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Christoph Schork – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Verena Hoene – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Sophia Gantenbrink – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Lutz Keppeler – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Sascha Schewiola – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Fabian Gaffron – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Frederik Wiemer – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek;

Law Firms: Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek;

Clients: GoDaddy;