Orrick Advises Luxempart and BIP Investment Partners on the Acquisition of ARWE Group
and BIP Investment Partners
have jointly acquired a majority stake in the international mobility service provider ARWE
as part of a management buyout from Triginta Capital and the management of ARWE Group.
With offices in Germany, England, France, Spain, Austria and Belgium and around 5,000 employees, ARWE Group is the European market and innovation leader for automotive services and car turnaround management for car rental companies, car manufacturers and dealers, as well as for (corporate) car sharing providers including Audi, BMW, Daimler, Avis, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt.
Luxempart is an investment company listed on the Luxembourg stock exchange. It manages a portfolio of listed and non-listed companies mainly in Luxembourg, Germany, France, Belgium and Northern Italy. Luxempart’s investment strategy focuses on long-term investments, with no pre-determined exit. BIP is an independent financial holding company located in Luxembourg that invests in privately held middle-market companies with clear growth prospects, especially in Germany, the BeNeLux countries, France, Austria and Switzerland.
Luxempart and BIP were advised by an international Orrick team led by M&A and private equity partner Dr. Sven Greulich. This included, in addition to the Orrick offices in Düsseldorf, Paris and London, the Spanish firm BROSETA.
Orrick: Dr. Sven Greulich
(Partner, M&A and Private Equity, Düsseldorf), Shawn Atkinson
(Partner, Technology Companies Group, London), Patrick Tardivy
(Partner, M&A and Private Equity, Paris), Dr. Stefan Schultes-Schnitzlein
(Partner, Tax, Düsseldorf), Dr. Till Steinvorth
(Partner, Antitrust, Düsseldorf), Dr. André Zimmermann
(Partner, Employment, Düsseldorf), Dr. Christian Schröder
(Partner, IP/IT, Düsseldorf), Dr. Nikita Tkatchenko
(Counsel, M&A and Private Equity, Düsseldorf), Dr. Felix Schäfer
(Counsel, Real Estate, Düsseldorf). Associates: Anna Leitchenko
(M&A and Private Equity, Paris), Soumaya Ouzzani
(Employment, Paris), Katrina Murphy
(Corporate, London), Joanna Brown
(Real Estate, London), Jack Mead
(Restructuring, London), Sophie Ratzke
(IP/IT, Düsseldorf), Dr. Johannes Rüberg
(M&A and Private Equity, Düsseldorf), Louisa Kallhoff
BROSETA: Julio Veloso, Carlos Urrea, Blanca Silva (Corporate), Lucía Trigo (Finance), Zenayda Sanfeliu (Real Estate), Luis Pérez, Manuel Gallo (Employment), Carolina Vivó (IP), María Casado, Natalia Palomar, Carmen Chacón (Regulatory).