Hengeler Mueller advises on largest IPO of the year

11. December 2006

Hengeler Mueller has advised Symrise AG on its successful IPO, for which the shares were listed on the Frankfurt stock exchange for the first time today. The volume of this issue amounts to more than EUR 1.4 billion. This makes Symrise AG´s IPO the largest this year in Germany and indeed the largest since the Postbank´s IPO in 2004.

Advice was provided by partners Reinhold Ernst and Maximilian Schiessl (Capital Markets/Corporate), counsel Peter Dampf in addition to associates Oliver Kirschner, Daniela Klar, Kai-Michael König, Alexander Marten, Björn Hürten, Alexander Kessler, Thomas Lange, Markus Lauer, Sabine Pellens and Barbara Geck.