Voltaire Finance’s Financial Restructuring and Acquisition of Wild Bunch Group


White & Case LLP has advised Voltaire Finance B.V. on the financial restructuring and acquisition of Berlin and Paris-based Wild Bunch group.

Wild Bunch AG is a leading independent European film distribution and production company, active in direct distribution in France, Italy, Germany, Spain and Austria and in world distribution and financing of co-productions and electronic direct distribution of films and TV series.

The White & Case team which advised on the transaction was led by local partner Sebastian Schrag (Frankfurt) and included partners Vanessa Schürmann, Florian Ziegler, Karsten Wöckener and Robert Weber (all Frankfurt), Justus Herrlinger (Hamburg), Celine Domenget Morin (Paris) and Prabhu Narasimhan (London), local partners Tomislav Vrabec (Frankfurt), Sara Vanetta (Berlin) and Christophe Balthazard (Brussels), counsel Sascha H. Schmidt (Frankfurt), associates Bruno Pousset (Paris), Stefan Jobst, Irina Sichwardt, Daniel Hobbs and Peter Becker (all Frankfurt), Sebastian Stütze (Hamburg) and Glordiola Duli (London), transaction lawyers Alexander Hansen Diaz and Maral Nasseri and portfolio lawyer Giulia-Francesca Meyer (all Frankfurt).

Involved fees earner: Peter Becker – White & Case; Glordiola Duli – White & Case; Justus Herrlinger – White & Case; Daniel Hobbs – White & Case; Stefan Jobst – White & Case; Prabhu Narasimhan – White & Case; Bruno Pousset – White & Case; Sascha Schmidt – White & Case; Sebastian Schrag – White & Case; Vanessa Schürmann – White & Case; Irina Sichwardt – White & Case; Sebastian Stütze – White & Case; Sara Vanetta – White & Case; Tomislav Vrabec – White & Case; Robert Weber – White & Case; Karsten Wöckener – White & Case; Florian Ziegler – White & Case;

Law Firms: White & Case;

Clients: Voltaire Finance BV;