Palladio acquires 25 percent of Railpool Group from Oaktree
Frankfurt a. M. — A fund advised by Palladio Partners (“Palladio”) has acquired 25% of the Railpool Group from Oaktree Capital Management. The funds advised by Palladio now hold a total of 50% in Railpool. The other 50% is held by GIC (Singapore Sovereign Wealth Fund).
Railpool was founded in Munich in 2008 and is now one of the leading rail vehicle rental companies. With over 400 locomotives, Railpool is one of the largest suppliers in Europe. The company is active in 14 European countries.
P+P Pöllath + Partners advised Palladio with the following team:
— Uwe Bärenz, Georg Greitemann, Jens Steinmüller (Partners, Private Equity, Berlin/Frankfurt)
— Daniel Wiedmann (Associated Partner, Antitrust Law, Frankfurt)
— Tobias Lochen (Counsel, Private Equity, Berlin)
— Christine Funk, Sebastian Garncarz (Senior Associates, Private Equity, Berlin/Frankfurt)
— Xin Zhang (Associate, Antitrust Law, Frankfurt)