With a team led by Dr. Pär Johansson, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised Odewald KMU, a German holding company focusing on SMEs, on the acquisition of 7days group, headquartered at Lotte near Osnabrück. 7days group is a fully integrated B2B mail order company of medical and medical care working clothes in fashionable designs with subsidiaries in Austria, France, Belgium, and Morocco. The group has some 200 employees.
The Odewald KMU fund, established with a volume of about EUR 150 million at the end of 2008, invests in medium-sized, established high-growth companies in German-speaking countries. Investors in Odewald KMU are mainly German institutional investors, but also include asset management companies and private investors. The Cologne-based M&A team advises Odewald KMU on legal matters on a regular basis.
Counsel to Odewald KMU:
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, Cologne
Dr. Pär Johansson,
Dr. Christoph Schork, LL.M.,
Dr. Christian Groß-Bölting (all M&A),
Dr. Verena Hoene, LL.M. (IP),
Dr. Sascha Schewiola (Employment Law)