Hengeler Mueller advises Wirtgen Group on acquisition of majority stake in Benninghoven GmbH & Co. KG

15. August 2014

Wirtgen Group has acquired a 70% stake in Benninghoven GmbH & Co. KG. Wirtgen Group, a corporate group of machine manufacturers with 55 own subsidiaries and more than 150 dealers, employs a staff of 5,500 worldwide. Benninghoven is a manufacturer of asphalt mixing plants located in Mülheim, Germany.

Hengeler Mueller advised Wirtgen Group on the transaction. The Hengeler Mueller team included partners Georg Seyfarth (Corporate/M&A) and Thorsten Mäger (Competition) as well as associates Katharina Hesse (Corporate/M&A) and Sarah Milde (Competition) (all Düsseldorf).