Hengeler Mueller advises Groupe PSA on strategic partnership with Segula Technologies

15. November 2018

Opel and Segula Technologies have signed an agreement on a strategic partnership. Segula intends to establish a European engineering campus in Rüsselsheim with up to 2,000 employees joining from the Opel Engineering Center along with facilities from the vehicle and propulsion development of Opel. Closing of the transaction is expected to occur in the second quarter of 2019.

Hengeler Mueller advises Groupe PSA on the transaction. The team includes partners Christian Schwandtner (lead partner), Martin Ulbrich (both Corporate/M&A, Düsseldorf), Christian Hoefs (Employment), Martin Klein (Tax) (both Frankfurt), Ulrich Blech (Real Estate), Jan Bonhage (Public Law) (both Berlin), Daniela Böning (Financing, Frankfurt) and Alf-Henrik Bischke (Antitrust, Düsseldorf), counsel Peter Wehner (Employment/Company Pensions, Frankfurt) and Patrick Wilkening (IP/IT, Düsseldorf) as well as associates Clemens Höhn (Corporate/M&A, Berlin), Benedikt Migdal (IP/IT), Tobias Schneiders, Daniel Doetsch (all Düsseldorf), Stuart Houston (Berlin) (all Corporate/M&A), Tobias Bieber (Antitrust, Düsseldorf), Sebastian Heinrichs (Tax, Frankfurt) and Erasmus Hoffmann (Public Law, Berlin).

In-house, Groupe PSA is represented by Stefan Zimmermann (Lead Counsel Opel Automobile GmbH).