Hengeler Mueller advises E.ON on sale of Ferngas Nordbayern

06. December 2013

E.ON SE (E.ON) is selling Ferngas Nordbayern GmbH (FGN), a wholly owned subsidiary of E.ON, to First State European Diversified Infrastructure Fund FCP-SIF (EDIF), the European infrastructure fund of First State Investments. The transaction is still subject to approval from the German Federal Cartel Office.

FGN is the owner of a high pressure gas distribution network located in the northeastern part of the Federal State of Bavaria, Germany.

Hengeler Mueller is advising E.ON SE on the transaction. The Hengeler Mueller team is led by partners Hans-Jörg Ziegenhain and Daniel Wiegand (both M&A, both Munich) and includes partners Dirk Uwer (Energy/Regulatory, Düsseldorf) and Stefanie Beinert (Tax, Frankfurt) as well as associates Georg Heiß (Munich) and Jörg Meinzenbach (Düsseldorf).