innogy SE’s Sale Of Its Stake In Slovakian VSEH To RWE


Hengeler Mueller advised innogy on sale of its stake in Slovakian VSEH to RWE.

innogy SE has sold its 49 per cent stake in the business of the Slovakian VSEH (Východoslovenská energetika Holding a. s.), based in Kosice, to RWE. VSEH is a holding company whose subsidiaries are engaged in the business of electricity supply and distribution as well as retail in Slovakia.

RWE AG is a German electric utilities company based in Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia. Through its various subsidiaries, the energy company supplies electricity and gas to more than 20 million electricity customers and 10 million gas customers, principally in Europe.

Innogy SE is an energy company based in Essen, Germany.

Hengeler Mueller is adviseing innogy on the transaction. The team is led by partners Thomas Meurer (Picture), Martin Ulbrich (both M&A) and Andreas Austmann (Corporate and entire transaction innogy/RWE/E.ON) and includes partners Hartwin Bungert (Corporate) (all Düsseldorf), Markus Röhrig (Antitrust, Brüssel) and counsel Christian Strothotte and Matthias Cloppenburg (both Corporate) as well as associates Maximilian Schauf, Richard Suermann (both Corporate/M&A), Sahar Said (M&A) (all Düsseldorf) and Malcolm Tiffin-Richards (Antitrust, Brüssel).

Involved fees earner: Andreas Austmann – Hengeler Mueller; Hartwin Bungert – Hengeler Mueller; Matthias Cloppenburg – Hengeler Mueller; Thomas Meurer – Hengeler Mueller; Markus Röhrig – Hengeler Mueller; Sahar Said – Hengeler Mueller; Maximilian Schauf – Hengeler Mueller; Christian Strothotte – Hengeler Mueller; Malcolm Tiffin-Richards – Hengeler Mueller; Martin Ulbrich – Hengeler Mueller;

Law Firms: Hengeler Mueller;

Clients: Innogy;