Hengeler Mueller advises on German-Czech merger into a Dutch SE

30. November 2011

German WIBO Holding GmbH and Czech Linet Holding sro have merged their entire business of manufacturing and sale of hospital beds and beds for special needs into a Dutch law SE (Societas Europaea). WIBO Holding GmbH already held an interest in the activities of its Czech partner. The combined activities of the partners (both family-owned companies) have now been grouped under a joint holding company in the form of an SE registered in Holland with various subsidiaries, most of which are in Europe.

Hengeler Mueller has advised on the transaction. The Hengeler Mueller team was led by partner Matthias Blaum (Corporate) and included partner Markus Röhrig (Merger Control) as well as associate Andreas Breier (Corporate).