Willkie advises GHO Capital Partners on investment in Sanner Group
Bensheim, Germany — GHO Capital Partners LLP, a leading London-based investment advisor specializing in healthcare investments, has partnered with Sanner Group to support and accelerate Sanner Group’s global growth plans, including expansion of manufacturing facilities. The parties have agreed not to disclose details of the transaction.
Headquartered in Bensheim, Germany, and employing more than 600 people in seven countries, the family-run Sanner Group is a leading global supplier of high-quality active packaging solutions and components for the pharmaceutical, diagnostics, nutraceutical and medtech industries.
The transaction contains customary conditions and approvals and is expected to close in the fourth calendar quarter of 2021.
Advisor to GHO Capital Partners LLP: Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
The Willkie team led by partner Dr. Kamyar Abrar with the support of Counsel Andreas Feith and Dr. Michael Ilter (all Corporate) consisted of Partners Dr. Bettina Bokeloh (Tax; all Frankfurt) and Dr. Jens-Olrik Murach (Antitrust, Frank- furt/Brussels), Counsel Ludger Kempf (Tax), Dr. Johannes Schmidt (Litigation; all Frankfurt) and Georges Balit (Corporate, Paris), and associates Philip Thürmer Real Estate), Ilie Manole (Corporate), Fabian Peitzmeier (Litigation), Dr. Nadine Kramer (Labor Law), Nils-Ole Bock, Philipp Oehler- king (both Corporate; all Frankfurt), Gabri- elle Reddé (Public Law) and Emmanuel Erdreich (Finance, both Paris).
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP is an international law firm with more than 1,000 lawyers with offices in Brussels, Chicago, Frankfurt am Main, Houston, London, Los Angeles, Milan, New York, Palo Alto, Paris, Rome, San Francisco and Washington.