A team led by Dr. Michael Sörgel, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek’s Düsseldorf office, legally advised Böhme & Weihs GmbH Industrieholding’s shareholders, Prof. Dr. Norbert Böhme, Rüdiger Weihs, Norbert Seeliger, and Joachim Wendel, on the sale of a majority stake to proALPHA. Prof. Dr. Norbert Böhme and Rüdiger Weihs will continue to hold shares in the company and to manage the company jointly with Christian Zoll. Partnering with proALPHA, Böhme & Weihs intends to expand its presence in existing markets and to gain access to new industries.
Wuppertal-based Böhme & Weihs has established itself as one of the leading provider for development and operation of innovative software solutions for quality and manufacturing management since 1985. More than 30,000 users worldwide are using the company’s CASQ-it solution. In addition to its Wuppertal headquarters, Böhme & Weihs maintains a branch office in Aalen and offices in France and Russia.
proALPHA is a German business software provider for SMEs. proALPHA group has been supplying users from a wide range of industries for more than 25 years. Some 1,200 employees support more than 4,500 customers worldwide in their digitalization efforts. The powerful complete ERP solution forms the digital backbone linking and controlling systems and processes along the entire value chain.
Counsel to Böhme & Weihs
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek:
Dr. Michael Sörgel, LL.M. (Corporate/M&A, Lead),
Dr. Patrick Müller, LL.M.,
Dr. Christian Liese (all Corporate/M&A), all Düsseldorf
Beatrice Stange, LL.M. (Antitrust), Düsseldorf