Selected Deals

Laurens Spethmann Holding AG & Co. KG

Investment in Fruitwork

Herax Partners has advised LSH on the acquisition of a 25.1% shareholding and a call option for 24.9% in Fruitwork Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH. Fruitwork is a leading nuts and dried fruits company, trading under the brands Nutwork and Nussmanufaktur

Utilitywise PLC (in Administration)

Sale of ICON Communication Centres s.r.o.

Herax Partners has advised Utilitywise (in Administration) on the sale of ICON Communication Centres s.r.o. to CEE Communications s.r.o, a company backed by ESPIRA Investments and ICON’s Executive Management Team

BlackFin Capital Partners

Acquisition and carve-out of Bonnfinnanz from Zurich Germany

Herax Partners has advised Blackfin Capital Partners on the acquisition and carve-out of Bonnfinanz AG, a leading German IFA platform from Zurich Deutschland

Toscafund Private Investments Fund

Acquisition of a significant minority shareholding

Herax Partners advised Toscafund Private Investments Fund (TPIF) on its acquisition of a significant minority shareholding in LIQID, one of the largest and fastest-growing digital wealth managers in Europe

Biba Apparels

Acquisition of certain assets

Herax Partners advised the leading Indian womenswear company Biba Apparels on the acquisition of certain assets including trademarks from the German company BiBA GmbH

Plurimi Wealth LLP

Sale of a significant minority shareholding

Herax Partners advised the majority owner of Plurimi Wealth LLP, the leading independent UHNWI wealth manager, on the sale of a significant minority shareholding to Toscafund Asset Management LLP

LPQ Russia Limited

Subscription and Shareholders’ Agreement

Herax Partners advised LPQ Russia Limited regarding the Subscription and Shareholders’ Agreement with AmRest Holdings SE

AIM quoted company

Debt Advisory for AIM quoted company

Herax Partners advised the board of an AIM quoted company on the rearrangement of the company's financing facility

Laurens Spethmann Holding AG & Co. KG

Advised Laurens Spethmann Holding AG & Co. KG on its investment in Halo Foods Ltd.

Herax Partners has supported LSH to develop its international expansion strategy and acted as the exclusive financial adviser for the investment in Halo Foods Ltd.

OPD Group

Refinancing and shareholder restructuring

Advised OPD Group on refinancing and shareholder restructuring of Odgers Berndtson

Rügen Fisch AG

Sale of a majority stake to Thai Union Group PCL

Advised the family shareholders on the sale of a majority stake in Rügen Fisch AG to Thai Union Group PCL

Constellation Software Inc.

Offer for Bond International Software plc

Advised Constellation Software Inc., a Canada-based software company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange, on its £51.0m offer for Bond International Software plc

Plethora Solutions Holdings PLC

Recommended offer from Regent Pacific Group Ltd

Acted as financial adviser under Rule 3 of the Takeover Code to Plethora Solutions Holdings PLC, a UK based AIM-listed pharmaceutical development company

Dacadoo AG

Capital raising

Advised dacadoo on its capital raising including investments by Samsung Ventures and other private investors

Peter Kölln KGaA/Mazola

Acquisition of Mazola

Advised Peter Kölln KGaA on the acquisition of the Mazola brand in Germany from Unilever

t+d GmbH

Advised in connection with the sale of t+d

Herax advised trommsdorff + drüner innovation + marketing consultants GmbH in connection with the sale to Reply SpA

BPE/Karl Kemper Convenience GmbH

Sale of Karl Kemper

Advised BPE, the German private equity firm, on the sale of its portfolio company Karl Kemper Convenience GmbH

Paragon Partners/VION Convenience

Acquisition of VION Convenience

Advised an investment consortium led by Paragon Partners, the German private equity firm, on the acquisition of VION Convenience

Azbil Corporation

Acquisition of 80% shareholding in Telstar

Herax Partners advised Azbil Corporation on the acquisition of an 80% shareholding in Telstar SA

HCA Holdings Inc.

Recommended public offer for General Medical Clinics plc.

Advised St Martins Healthcare Ltd, an HCA Holdings Inc company, on its recommended public offer for General Medical Clinics plc.

Abraham GmbH

Sale of 74.9% stake of Abraham GmbH

Herax advised Abraham GmbH on the sale of 74.9% to Bell Holdings AG

Macduff Shellfish (Scotland) Ltd

Sale of a 50% interest of Macduff Shellfish (Scotland) Ltd

Herax advised the family shareholders of Macduff Shellfish (Scotland) Ltd on the sale of a 50% interest to Change Capital Partners

Luxembourg Low Carbon SA

Acquisition of solar parks

Herax advised Luxembourg Low Carbon SA and raised funds in respect of acquisition of 2 solar parks in Spain

Infracapital (an M & G company)

Acquisition of 4 solar parks

Advised Infracapital (an M & G company) on the acquisition of 4 solar parks in Spain

OPD Group plc

Sale of majority stake in Odgers, Ray & Berndtson

Herax advised OPD Group plc on the sale of a majority stake in Odgers, Ray & Berndtson

Constellation Software Inc

Public offer for Gladstone plc

Herax advised Constellation Software on its public offer for Gladstone plc

Earlybird Venture Capital

Sale of its 14% stake in Myriad Group AG

Herax advised Earlybird Venture Capital on the sale of its 14% stake in Myriad Group AG to Purple Labs SA

Offerco Limited

Public offer for OPD Group plc

Herax advised Offerco Limited on its recommended public offer for OPD Group plc

Evonik Industries AG

Sale of a 25.01% stake

Herax advised Evonik Industries AG on the sale of a 25.01% stake in Evonik Industries AG to CVC Capital Partners