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DORDA Rechtsanwälte GmbH advises Capvis Equity Partners in the acquisition of a majority stake in Amann Girrbach-Group

Thursday, 12 April 2018

The international law firm DORDA Rechtsanwälte GmbH advised private equity investor Capvis in its acquisition of a majority stake in Amann Girrbach-Group, one of the worldwide leading companies in the area of digital dental technology, as Austrian local counsel. The investment company TA Associates was the seller. The parties agreed to hold the transaction volume confidential. Completion of the transaction is subject to merger clearance.

The Armann Girrbach-Group markets integrated system solutions and products for manufacturing of high-precision dental prosthetics, such as coronals, veneers, bridges and complete dentures. The company is headquartered in Koblach/Austria, employs around 400 employees and is globally active in more than 90 countries.

The Swiss investment company Capvis focusses on the acquisition of majority stakes in medium-sized companies. The goal is to unleash entrepreneurial potential in a sustainable way together with management and to write successful company history. Since 1990 Capvis has completed 54 transactions with a total volume of more than five billion EUR.

The DORDA team led by Martin Brodey and Christian Ritschka (both partners, Corporate/M&A) consisted of Lukas Schmidt, Florian Karall and Katharina Binder (associates, Corporate/M&A) as well as Francine Brogyányi (partner, medical device law), Tibor Varga (partner) and Christoph Hilkesberger (attorney, both finance), Veit Öhlberger (partner) and Nadja Nalic (associate, both distribution law), Heinrich Kühnert (partner, competition law), Bernhard Heinzl (attorney) and Alexandra Ciarnau (associate, both IP/IT), Klaus Pfeiffer (attorney) and Suzan Safai (associate, both real estate law), Florina Thenmayer and Günther Posch (associates, employment law) as well as Sonja Karpf (associate, public law).

Latham & Watkins (led by Stefan Widder) acted as main counsel of Capvis.

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