FLEX Capital acquires output management specialist on behalf of OMS subsidiary Formware with Heuking
A team led by Dr. Rainer Herschlein legally advised private equity fund FLEX Capital on the acquisition of output management specialist Rasterpunkt (RP Output Management GmbH) on behalf of its OMS group. The transaction is intended to enable OMS group’s subsidiary Formware to further expand its OMS processes.
With industry expertise in administration, banking, insurance, utilities, and retail, Rasterpunkt is a key link for Formware and OMS group in the value chain between customers and software partners.
The two German medium-sized software pioneers Formware and NIC form OMS group, which offers a fully comprehensive and straightforward product for the automated creation and digital or postal delivery of documents. The two companies allow customers to merge data of extensive recurring communication processes via various communication channels and to generate and send invoices, contracts, orders, etc. in a fully automated digitalized way and to archive them in an audit-proof manner.
Founded in Stuttgart in 1989, Rasterpunkt serves more than 100 customers and offers comprehensive expertise, flexibility, and professional solutions in consulting for output management and consulting services. Using its extensive industry knowledge, Rasterpunkt collaborates with all major OMS software vendors.
FLEX Capital is a next-generation private equity fund that invests in profitable and growing companies in the German Internet and software midmarket sectors. FLEX Capital is backed by the six entrepreneurs Christoph Jost, Peter Waleczek, Andreas Etten, Jan Becker, Felix Haas, and Dr. Robert Wuttke, who founded numerous companies themselves and made more than 140 tech investments. Currently, the FLEX portfolio comprises eleven portfolio companies across four platforms.
Counsel to FLEX Capital
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek:
Dr. Rainer Herschlein, LL.M. (Lead, Corporate/M&A), Stuttgart
Dr. Emanuel Teichmann (Corporate/M&A), Stuttgart
Fabian G. Gaffron (Tax), Hamburg
Timo Daniel Trefzger (Employment), Hamburg