Temelio GmbH’s Acquisition of VR Equitypartner’s Stake in Dr. Neuberger Group

Noerr has advised private equity firm VR Equitypartner.

The private equity firm VR Equitypartner announced the sale of its stake in the Dr. Neuberger Group, with Martin Neuhaus acting as lead partner. The buyer is Temelio GmbH.

In 2018, VR Equitypartner acquired a 40 per cent stake in the Dr. Neuberger Group as part of a growth partnership. The company specialises in cosmetics products. In addition to developing its own brands and its licensing activities, the Wiesbaden-based group also markets private labels and distribution brands in the German-speaking regions of Germany, Austria and Switzerland through its individual companies. trade and distribution brands through its individual companies.

The products are sold internationally through food retailers, drugstores, perfumeries, toy shops and online shops. The products are manufactured by certified contract manufacturers in Asia, the USA and Europe

VR Equitypartner, a subsidiary of DZ BANK, is one of the leading equity financers in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. VR Equitypartner’s portfolio currently comprises around 100 investments, particularly in medium-sized family businesses, with an investment volume of EUR 500 million. VR Equitypartner currently holds investments in around 60 companies through various instruments and is one of the leading equity financers in the German-speaking countries. The company provides medium-sized companies with targeted support in order to strategically solve complex financing matters.

The Noerr team was led by Dr Martin Neuhaus (Picture) and further included Gerrit Henze, Jana Baumann, Dr Christian Dolff, Christian Balzer, Dr Fabian Klumpen, Dr Andreas Butz, Dr Nikolaus Polzer and Dr Thomas Hoffmann.

Involved fees earner: Christian Balzer – Noerr; Jana Baumann – Noerr; Andreas Butz – Noerr; Christian Dolff – Noerr; Gerrit Henze – Noerr; Thomas Hoffmann – Noerr; Fabian Klumpen – Noerr; Martin Neuhaus – Noerr; Nikolaus Polzer – Noerr;

Law Firms: Noerr;

Clients: VR Equitypartner GmbH;

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler