Managing deals is in our DNA.

The M&A market currently faces multiple dynamic challenges, including the serious economic uncertainties caused by short- and medium-term geopolitical developments, supply chain problems, rising interest rates, stricter legal rules on M&A transactions and ESG requirements.

M&A transactions have been a key part of its business since DORDA was founded in 1976. DORDA provides comprehensive advice on both private- and public-sector transactions. National and international strategic investors and financial investors rely on help from DORDA with all aspects of acquisitions.

M&A Team Members


  • Auction processes
  • Privatizations
  • Public takeover bids
  • Friendly und hostile takeovers
  • Private equity and venture capital transactions
  • Management buyouts and leveraged transactions
  • Carve-out transactions
  • Strategic support with acquisitions outside Austria (e.g., in Eastern Europe)
  • Joint venture contracts
  • Support throughout transactions, from due diligence, contract preparation and negotiation to signing and closing preparation


The crises on a geopolitical level naturally have an impact on the M&A market. Financial as well as strategic investors realize: Opportunities are there. That's why they are watching the market very closely right now.