Hengeler Mueller advises Ubisoft on acquisition of majority stake in Kolibri Games

03. February 2020

Ubisoft, a leading creator, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and services, announced the acquisition of a 75 per cent stake in Kolibri Games ("Kolibri"). Kolibri is one of the premier developers of mobile free-to-play games. The agreement gives Ubisoft the option of gradually raising its stake in Kolibri to 100% over the next four years.

Hengeler Mueller advised Ubisoft on the transaction. The team was led by Jens Wenzel (Corporate/M&A) and included partners Albrecht Conrad (IP/IT) (both Berlin), Hendrik Bockenheimer (Employment, Frankfurt) and Alf-Henrik Bischke (Antitrust, Düsseldorf) as well as associates Clemens Höhn, Niclas Bettien, Anja Höfelmeier (all Corporate/M&A), Jan Michael Krusche (IP/IT) (all Berlin), Marius Marx (Tax), Marius Mayer (Employment) (both Frankfurt) and Florian von Schreitter (Antitrust, Düsseldorf).