“Notable corporate boutique practice acts for corporates, private equity firms and newly established funds on a range of corporate and M&A matters, with particular expertise in venture capital transactions. Highly active in the media, food and technology sectors.” (Chambers Guide Europe 2018)
Below a selection of recent transactions and cases we worked on.
We advised Dynamic Credit on bringing in AEGON as a new investor, which bought a minority interest of 25% in Dynamic Credit. Dynamic Credit is an asset management and direct lending firm.
We advised Standard Investment, a Dutch private equity firm, on purchasing of Riedel from FieslandCampina. Riedel produces fruit juices and drinks under brands like Appelsientje, Coolbest and Dubbelfrisss.
We advised the shareholder of Uniekaas on the sale of the brand Uniekaas and its Dutch business activities to DOC Dairy Partners B.V. These include the entire ripening, packaging and production facility of the company in Kaatsheuvel.
We advised the Swiss company Cotecna Inspection on its purchase of NofaGroup. NofaGroup provides test and inspection services for edible oils, fats, nuts and spices in the Netherlands and Ukraine.
We advised Marqt bringing in two new investors, Triodos and Social Impact Fund, which obtained a minority interest in Marqt. Marqt is a supermarket chain that sells organic and sustainable products.
We advised Libra Energy on the sale of a majority interest to Rensa Groep. Libra Energy is a distributor of sustainable energy systems in Europe.
We advised the private equity firm Mentha Capital on its investment in Aethon. Aethon provides flexible staffing services to care institutions, authorities and housing associations.
We advised the shareholders of Avio-Diepen on the international sale of the business to KAPCO Global. Avio-Diepen is a major manufacturer of aircraft components.
Our firm advised Nordian Capital on the 100% disposal of Luzac to NCOI. Luzac is a private school with locations throughout the country, that offers an accelerated diploma programme to its students.
We advised the shareholders of Market Food Group on the minority participation by Van Lanschot Participaties. Market Food Group is a partner for a wide range of food concepts, known with its formulas such as “Le Perron” and “Bakkerij 't Stoepje”.
Our firm advised Nedvest Capital on the sale of its interest in GMT Europe to the Ireland-based AMCS Group. Nedvest is a Dutch venture capital company. GMT Europe develops software and technology in the areas of waste treatment, recycling and reuse. AMCS Group is a renowned software supplier in the waste treatment and recycling industry.
We advised Van Wonen Vastgoedontwikkeling on the acquisition of 47 development positions in the north-east of the Netherlands of BAM Vastgoed, an international listed building group.
Our firm advised the management of Group of Butchers in the reinvestment in connection with the disposal of the interest of Nordian Capital in Group of Butchers to Equistone Partners. Group of Butchers is a leading Dutch meat products manufacturer.