A team led by Dr. Peter Christian Schmidt, Partner at the Hamburg office of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, legally advised the shareholders of Elanity Network Partner GmbH on the sale of Elanity to MCL IT GmbH, a portfolio company of One Equity Partners.
Founded by Andreas Waltje and Peter Schröder in Hanover in 2000, full-service system house Elanity has 40 employees in Hanover, Hamburg, and Uelzen. The company specializes in consulting, planning, implementation, and the subsequent service and support or assumption of operational responsibility for industry-neutral Microsoft infrastructure products in data centers and in the cloud.
MCL IT GmbH, established in 1992, is headquartered in Böblingen. Generating revenue of EUR 112 million in 2019, MCL is now one of the most successful players in the IT sector. With 180 employees at nine locations, the full-managed service provider supports its customers in using the latest information technology quickly, easily and, above all, profitably.
Together, the two companies will continue to expand the areas of remote work, collaboration, hybrid and cloud transformation, as well as the realization of highly resilient security solutions for their customers.
Counsel to Elanity Network Partner GmbH
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek:
Dr. Peter Christian Schmidt (Lead),
Nathalie Hemmerling (Corporate, M&A),
Dr. Hans Markus Wulf (IT, Data Protection),
Jana Maria Siemens, LL.B. (Employment),
Fabian G. Gaffron (Tax), all Hamburg