McDermott advises CWS-boco Int. on the acquisition of profi-con

23. Decem­ber 2019

Frank­furt a.M. — McDer­mott advi­sed CWS-boco Inter­na­tio­nalGmbH on the acqui­si­tion of all shares in profi-con GmbH Conta­mi­na­tion Control inclu­ding its inter­na­tio­nal subsi­dia­ries. The seller is the private equity company Quar­tum Kapi­tal. The tran­sac­tion is still subject to the appr­oval of the German Fede­ral Cartel Office.

CWS-boco Inter­na­tio­nal GmbH is a wholly owned subsi­diary of Franz Haniel & Cie. GmbH based in Duisburg.

Profi-con, head­quar­te­red in Leip­zig and with bran­ches in Austria, Switz­er­land and Bulga­ria, is the leading full-service provi­der for clean­room clea­ning in sterile rooms in the phar­maceu­ti­cal indus­try, gene­tic engi­nee­ring, biotech­no­logy and medi­cal tech­no­logy, as well as the clea­ning of dust-free clean­rooms in microelec­tro­nics, semi­con­duc­tor tech­no­logy, opto­elec­tro­nics, auto­mo­tive and plas­tics technology.

Advi­sors to CWS-boco Inter­na­tio­nal GmbH: McDer­mott Will & Emery, Frank­furt
Prof. Dr. Clemens Just, Photo (Lead, Corpo­rate), Dr. Heiko Kermer (Coun­sel, Tax), Norman Wasse, Niko­las Kout­sós (Coun­sel), Dr. Oliver Hahn­elt (all Corpo­rate), Daniel von Brevern (Anti­trust, Düssel­dorf), Dr. Alexa Ningel­gen (Corpo­rate, Düssel­dorf), Dr. Chris­tian Rolf (Labor); Asso­cia­tes: Isabelle Suzanne Müller, Mirjam Büsch (Düssel­dorf), Dr. Marion von Grön­heim, Tina Zeller, Victo­ria Huf (all Corpo­rate), Isabelle Kätzl­meier (IP, Munich).

About McDer­mott Will & Emery
McDer­mott Will & Emery is a leading inter­na­tio­nal law firm. With over 1,100 lawy­ers, we are repre­sen­ted in 20 loca­ti­ons world­wide: Boston, Brussels, Chicago, Dallas, Düssel­dorf, Frank­furt a. M., Hous­ton, Colo­gne, London, Los Ange­les, Miami, Milan, Munich, New York, Orange County, Paris, San Fran­cisco, Sili­con Valley, Washing­ton, D.C. and Wilm­ing­ton. There is a stra­te­gic alli­ance with MWE China Law Offices in Shang­hai. The German prac­tice is mana­ged by McDer­mott Will & Emery Rechts­an­wälte Steu­er­be­ra­ter LLP

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