Hengeler Mueller advises CRH on sale of OPTERRA Zement GmbH to Schwenk Zement
01. March 2017
OPTERRA GmbH, a subsidiary of CRH group, and Schwenk Zement group have signed an agreement regarding the sale of all shares in OPTERRA Zement GmbH to Schwenk Zement. CRH plc is a leading global listed building materials company headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, employing over 87,000 people at around 3,800 locations in 31 countries worldwide. The divestment is subject to antitrust clearance by the Federal Cartel Office (Bundeskartellamt).
Hengeler Mueller advised CRH on the transaction. The Hengeler Mueller team included partners Annika Clauss, Joachim Rosengarten, Peter Weyland (all M&A, Frankfurt), Alf-Henrik Bischke (Competition, Düsseldorf), Matthias Scheifele (Tax), Christian Hoefs (Labour) (both Frankfurt) and Jan D. Bonhage (Regulatory, Berlin) as well as associates Johannes Baumann, Annette Petow (both M&A, Frankfurt), Christian Dankerl (Competition, Düsseldorf), Claudia Nees, Steffen C. Hörner (both Tax) and Peter Wehner (Labour) (all Frankfurt).