KKR’s Tender Offer for Shares of GfK SE


Simpson Thacher is representing Acceleratio Capital N.V., a holding company controlled by funds advised by Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P., in connection with its anticipated tender offer for the shares of GfK SE

GfK SE is a leading global market research company listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.

The Simpson Thacher team includes Alvaro Membrillera (Picture), Federico Fruhbeck and J. Hillyer Jennings (Corporate); Meredith B. Jones and Joseph Tootle (Tax); David Vann, Tara Kelly and Alessia De Quincey (Antitrust); and Seema Shah, Alex Westbrook and Amin Ebrahim (Private Funds).

Involved fees earner: Alvaro Membrillera – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Federico Fruhbeck – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Hillyer Jennings – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Meredith Jones – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Joseph Tootle – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; David Vann – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Tara Kelly – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Alessia De Quincey – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Seema Shah – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Alex Westbrook – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett; Amin Ebrahim – Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Law Firms: Simpson Thacher & Bartlett;

Clients: Acceleratio Capital N.V.;