Gütt Olk Feldhaus advises DPE on its investment in IT service provider BE-terna

Munich, November 28, 2018 – The law firm Gütt Olk Feldhaus has advised DPE Deutsche Private Equity GmbH on its investment in BE-terna.

The BE-terna group is a leading full service provider of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems. It generates revenues of almost EUR 70 million with a workforce of almost 500 employees in 12 locations in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. The group's management will continue to be invested in BE-terna.

DPE Deutsche Private Equity (DPE) is an independent German investment company that invests in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. DPE manages total assets of EUR 1.2 billion.

The transaction is subject to antitrust approvals.

Legal advisors to DPE:

  • Gütt Olk Feldhaus (Munich): Dr. Kilian Helmreich (lead), Dr. Sebastian Olk, Dr. Heiner Feldhaus (all Partners, all Private Equity/Corporate/M&A), Thomas Becker (Of Counsel, IP/IT); Associates: Isabelle Vrancken, Adrian v. Prittwitz, Matthias Uelner (all Corporate M&A), Christopher Ghabel (Finance).
  • Staudacher Annuß Arbeitsrecht. Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH (Munich): Ingo Sappa (Partner), Felix Halfmeier (Associate; both employment law).
  • EISENBERGER & HERZOG Rechtsanwalts GmbH (Austrian law): Michael Strenitz (Partner, Corporate), Wolfgang Kiegerl, Isolde Klinger (both Corporate), Jana Eichmeyer, Karolin Andréewitch (both employment law), Marcus Benes, Laurenz Liedermann (both Finance), Matthias Eberle (Real Estate).
  • WengerPlattner (Swiss law): Oliver Künzler (Partner), Marco Rostetter (Associate, both Corporate).

About Gütt Olk Feldhaus:

Gütt Olk Feldhaus is a leading German business law firm based in Munich. The key areas of expertise of Gütt Olk Feldhaus are M&A, private equity, finance and corporate with a particular focus on transactions and cross border aspects.


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