Hengeler Mueller advises Brau Holding International/Schörghuber on Karlsberg sale

30. June 2009

The Munich-based Brau Holding International, a joint venture between the Bavarian family business group Schörghuber (50.1%) and the Dutch brewery Heineken (49.9%), has sold its 45% stake in the Saarland-based Karlsberg Brewery to the Karlsberg Holding belonging to the Weber family. The closing of the transaction is subject to approval by the competent merger control authorities.

Hengeler Mueller has provided advice to Brau Holding International/Schörghuber on this transaction. The Hengeler Mueller team included partner Wolfgang Grobecker and associate Thomas Lange.