Hengeler Mueller advises Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG on capital increase

25. March 2019

Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG has successfully implemented a capital increase from authorized capital excluding shareholders' subscription rights. As agreed, the new shares were subscribed by Chinese company Masterwork Group Co. Ltd. As a result of the capital increase, Masterwork has obtained a stake of approx. 8.5 per cent in Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG as strategic anchor investor.

Hengeler Mueller advises Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG on all corporate and antitrust aspects of the transaction as well as on drafting and negotiating the contractual documentation. The Hengeler Mueller team includes partners Carsten Schapmann (Corporate/M&A), Andreas Austmann (Corporate/M&A), Christoph Stadler (Antitrust) (all Düsseldorf), Changfeng Tu (Corporate/M&A, Shanghai), counsel Christian Strothotte (Corporate/M&A) and Patrick Wilkening (IP/M&A) as well as associates Adrian Cavin and Tianyuan Zhuang (both Corporate/M&A) (all Düsseldorf).