In the past years, we have been advisors to numerous transactions including the following examples which have been executed mostly in German speaking Europe. Many of our transactions are cross-border. Our clients are willing to give a personal reference or recommendation.

Selected References

Extended Reference List

Company Business Activity Buyer/Investor Seller Revenues (m)
Kolbus Perfect Binding and Bookline Business Perfect Binding and Bookline Business Müller Martini Group Kolbus Group n/d
Cham Paper Group Paper Business Paper Business Sappi Group1 Cham Paper Group1 EUR 180
AFG Arbonia-Forster1 Building Products Michael Pieper / Artemis AFG and Edgar Oehler CHF 1'000
Goloy Natural Cosmetics Nahrin and ebi-pharm Founding Shareholders n/d
WICOR Automotive & Industrial Components for the Automotive Industry Techniplas WICOR CHF 230
Blackout Fashion Retail Opcon Founding Shareholders n/d
Forster Kühltechnik Refrigeration Technology Metall Zug Group1 AFG Arbonia-Forster1 n/d
Forbo Industrial Adhesives2 Industrial Adhesives H.B. Fuller Forbo Holding1 USD 395
Feintool International1 Fineblanking Michael Pieper / Franke Stock Exchange (Takeover Offer) CHF 400
3S Industries1 Production Lines Solar Industry Merger Meyer Burger1 3S Industries1 CHF 100
frifri Frying Systems Middleby Corporation1 Franke CHF 10
Schlatter1 Resistance Welding and Wire Weaving Metall Zug / Huwa Zurmont Finanz n/d
Evostate Real Estate Development Private Investors Karl Steiner n/d
Siemens Naval Comm. Electronic Communication Com / Net Siemens1 EUR 10
Espace Real Estate1 Real Estate Franke Immobilien Share Capital Increase CHF 27
Forbo1 Flooring, Adhesives, Belting Michael Pieper / Franke Stock Exchange CHF 1'600
Nelm Electronic Manufacturing Private Investor Siemens1 CHF 40
Tivoli Klebstoff Specialty Chemicals Sika1 Tivoli Werke EUR 35
StudiVZ Online Student Network Holtzbrinck Founding Shareholders n/d
Zander & Mielke Security Services Power Personen Hamburger Sparkasse / Siemens1 CHF 10
Fabrisolar Solar Electricity Conergy Family CHF 10
Göhner Merkur TU Construction Zschokke Siemens1 CHF 230
Baumeler Reisen Travel Industry Knecht Holding Several Parties CHF 15
Salvis Coffee Machines Franke Holding Eichhof1 CHF 10
Ring Garage Automotive Daimler Chrysler1 Private Individual CHF 50

1) Listed company
2) Co-Advisor
Bold = Client
n/d = not disclosed