Hengeler Mueller advises Günther Holding group on sale of AIM group and on acquisition of shares of M.A.X. Automation AG

01. October 2013

Günther Holding group, Hamburg, concluded a purchase agreement on the sale of AIM group to M.A.X. Automation AG on September 27. AIM group is active in the field of industrial automation.

At the same time, Günther Holding group has reached agreements with several shareholders of M.A.X. Automation AG on the acquisition of a holding of approximately 29.9% in M.A.X. Automation AG.

The closing of the contracts is subject to several closing conditions and is expected to take place in the fourth quarter of 2013.

Hengeler Mueller advised Günther Holding group on the transaction. The Hengeler Mueller team included partners Stefan Richter, Kai-Steffen Scholz (both Corporate/M&A, both Berlin), Matthias Scheifele (Tax, Frankfurt) and Markus Röhrig (Antitrust, Brussels) as well as associates Jens Wenzel, Robert Kilian (both Berlin), Sebastian Förste (Brussels) and Martin Mohr (Frankfurt).