Hengeler Mueller advises Falck Danmark A/S on acquisition of G.A.R.D. Group

09. July 2013

Falck Danmark A/S acquires G.A.R.D. Group, Germany’s largest privately owned ambulance company with more than 1.300 employees at more than 40 locations and more than 400.000 operations per year. The transaction is subject to approval by the relevant cartel authorities.

Falck, headquartered in Denmark, is Europe’s largest privately owned rescue service provider with business activities in 35 countries on five continents. It consists of four different business areas, Emergency, Training, Assistance and Healthcare.

Hengeler Mueller advised Falck Danmark A/S on the acquisition of G.A.R.D. Group. The Hengeler Mueller team was led by Joachim Rosengarten (M&A) and included partners Martin Klein (Tax) (both Frankfurt), Alf-Henrik-Bischke (Antitrust, Düsseldorf) and Jan Bonhage (Healthcare/Regulatory, Berlin) as well as counsel Iris Paetzke (Berlin) and senior associate Hendrik Bockenheimer (Frankfurt).