Hengeler Mueller advises Cinven on acquisition of SLV from HgCapital

04. April 2011

The European buyout firm Cinven today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire SLV Group. SLV, founded in Aachen (Germany) in 1979, belongs to the global players and market leaders in innovative lighting designs, technical lighting and living area illumination.

Hengeler Mueller advised Cinven on this transaction. The Hengeler Mueller team was led by partners Emanuel P. Strehle (M&A, Munich) and Christof Jäckle (M&A, Frankfurt) and also included partners Matthias Scheifele (Tax, Frankfurt), Alf-Henrik Bischke (Antitrust, Brussels) and Christian Hoefs (Labour, Frankfurt), counsel Iris Paetzke (Management Participation, Berlin) as well as associates Alexander Ego, Maximilian Brosinger, Philipp Scheuermann, Jan-Henning Wyen (all Munich), Tobias A. Schäfers (Brussels), Eckbert Müller and Gunther Wagner (both Frankfurt).