Hengeler Mueller advises Pfleiderer on takeover offer

15. January 2007

Pfleiderer AG, a system provider for engineered wood products, melamine faced chipboard and laminate flooring, has made – via its indirectly wholly owned subsidiary Pfleiderer Sweden AB – a voluntary takeover offer to the shareholders of Pergo AB, a manufacturer of laminate flooring, with the aim of acquiring all the shares in Pergo AB. The total value of the offer amounts to approx. EUR 300 m.

Hengeler Mueller is advising Pfleiderer AG together with the Swedish law firm Hammarskiöld & Co. Advice is being provided by partners Gerd Sassenrath (Corporate/M&A, lead partner), Johannes Tieves (Financing), Thorsten Mäger (Competition) and Wolfgang Kellenter (IP/IT) in addition to associates Dominik Kölmel, Kirstie Hutchinson, Christian Bürger and Julian Eberhardt.