A team led by Munich-based Partner Dr. Mathias Schröder advised BlueGem Capital Partners LLP regarding the acquisition of QMS Medicosmetics GmbH as part of a wider transaction also involving the acquisition of the sister company Descomed Limited as distributor for the English and international market. In this international transaction, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek did closely cooperate with the law firm Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners acting as buyer-side transaction counsel from the common network World Services Group. The purchase price was not disclosed. The transaction was executed as a share deal, whereby all the shares in QMS Medicosmetics GmbH and Descomed Limited were acquired.
BlueGem Capital Partners LLP is a London based mid-market private equity manager established in 2007. Its investment focus and sector expertise is in branded consumer facing businesses and strategic distribution platforms (wholesale and retail).
QMS Medicosmetics GmbH is developing and producing high-end skincare products which are distributed within Europe.
Counsel to BlueGem Capital Partners LLP in Germany
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek:
Dr. Mathias Schröder, LL.M. (Lead),
Fabian Becker, LL.M.,
Peter M. Schäffler (all Corporate / M&A),
Steffen Wilberg (Real Estate), all Munich
Dr. Dirk Stolz (IP/IT),
Kerstin Deiters, LL.M. (Contract and Employment),
Kai Oliver Runkel (Competition), all Cologne