proLogistik Holding GmbH’s Acquisition of Xelog AG

Walder Wyss advised the proLogistik group on the deal. Kellerhals Carrard advised DRS Investment GmbH.

The private investment company DRS Investment GmbH has sold all shares in the Swiss software company XELOG AG to the German proLogistik group.

The acquisition of the Swiss logistics software specialist is part of proLogistik’s strategy to build a pan-European logistics network and to expand further in other European countries. At the same time, XELOG’s customers will be able to benefit from the proLogistik group’s products and services.

XELOG designs and develops IT-based warehouse management solutions that enable customers to handle their intralogistics efficiently, securely and economically.

The Walder Wyss team was led by Robert von Rosen (Picture – Partner, Corporate/M&A) and consisted of Alexander Gutmans (Partner, Corporate/M&A), Jessica Aeschbach Flórez (Senior Associate, Corporate/M&A), Benno Fischer-Siddiqui (Associate, IP & Technology Transfer), Karina Tschon (Associate, Corporate/M&A), Christoph Burckhardt (Associate, Corporate/M&A) and Adrienne M. N. Strahm (Associate, Corporate/M&A).

Kellerhals Carrard team was led by Nicolai Nuber (Senior Associate, Corporate/M&A) under the guidance by Ines Pöschel (Partner, Corporate/M&A) and support by Stefanie Rigaux (Junior Associate, Corporate/M&A) and Gentiana Shabanaj (Associate, Corporate/M&A).

Involved fees earner: Nicolai Nuber – Kellerhals Carrard; Ines Pöschel – Kellerhals Carrard; Gentiana Shabanaj – Kellerhals Carrard; Adrienne Strahm – Lenz & Staehelin; Jessica Aeschbach Flórez – Walder Wyss Ltd.; Christoph Burckhardt – Walder Wyss Ltd.; Benno Fischer – Walder Wyss Ltd.; Alexander Gutmans – Walder Wyss Ltd.; Karina Tschon – Walder Wyss Ltd.; Robert von Rosen – Walder Wyss Ltd.;

Law Firms: Kellerhals Carrard; Lenz & Staehelin; Walder Wyss Ltd.;

Clients: DRS Investment GmbH; proLogistik GmbH + Co KG ;

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler