Gütt Olk Feldhaus advises ESSVP IV on acquisition of refrigerator compressor business from Nidec

Munich, September 13, 2019 – Gütt Olk Feldhaus has advised ESSVP IV, a private equity fund advised by Orlando Management AG, on the acquisition of the refrigerator compressor business from Nidec Corporation, Japan. 

The acquired business operates under the brand “Secop” and is a global provider of specialized compressors for refrigeration and freezer appliances. The company is headquartered in Flensburg, Germany, with manufacturing facilities in Slovakia, Austria and China, as well as R&D hubs in Germany, Austria, Slovakia, China and the US, and has over 1,800 employees.

Legal advisors to ESSVP IV:

Gütt Olk Feldhaus, Munich: Dr Kilian Helmreich (Lead Partner, Private Equity/M&A), Thomas Becker (Counsel, IP/IT), Isabelle Vrancken (Associate, Private Equity/M&A)

Staudacher AnnußMunich: Ingo Sappa (Partner), Dr Felix Halfmeier (Associate, both LabourLaw)

Eisenberger & Herzog, Vienna: Michael Strenitz (Partner, Corporate/M&A), Dr Jana Eichmeyer(Partner), Karolin Andréewitch (Associate, both Labour Law), Wolfgang Köfer (Associate, Corporate/M&A)

BBH advokátska kancelárias.r.o., Bratislava: Miroslav Fašung (Partner), Linda Szabóová(Associate, Corporate/M&A) 

Fangda Partners, Beijing: Jack Li (Partner), Mengdi Liu (Associate, Corporate/M&A)

Wuersch & Gering LLP, New York: Daniel A. Wuersch (Partner), Rowena Dungca (Associate,both Corporate/M&A)

About Gütt Olk Feldhaus:

Gütt Olk Feldhaus is a leading law firm based in Munich, Germany, with a strong focus on cross-border legal advice and a strong international client base. Our main areas of expertise are corporatelaw, M&A, private equity and finance including litigation in these areas.



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