Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised German holding company Odewald KMU, specializing in small and medium enterprises, on the sale of Roßdorf-based Polytech-Domilens group to Stirling Square Capital Partners, a holding partner focusing on European SMEs.
Polytech-Domilens group is a leading service partner in the field of eye surgery and supplies ophthalmologists and hospitals with a comprehensive product range in cataract surgery. In addition to Germany, it is also operating in Austria, Hungary, Poland, Switzerland, and Spain.
The Odewald KMU fund, issued with a volume of about EUR 150 million at the end of 2008, invests in medium-sized, established and 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 a regular basis and had already advised on the acquisition of the Polytech group in 2011 and on the merger with Domilens in 2013.
Counsel to Odewald KMU:
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek:
Dr. Pär Johansson,
Dr. Christoph Schork, LL.M.,
Dr. Christian Groß-Bölting (all M&A), all Cologne