Search
Contact
04.08.2020 | Deal Notifications, Press releases

KPMG Law advises the MAHLE Group on the complete takeover of MAHLE Aftermarket Italy S.p.A. (formerly: Brain Bee S.p.A.)

KPMG Law advises the MAHLE Group on the complete takeover of MAHLE Aftermarket Italy S.p.A. (formerly: Brain Bee S.p.A.)

KPMG Law Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH advised the MAHLE Group on the increase of its share in MAHLE Aftermarket Italy S.p.A. (formerly: Brain Bee S.p.A.), headquartered in Parma, from 80 to 100 percent. KPMG Law worked closely with the legal department of the MAHLE Group and the Italian law firm BonelliErede.

MAHLE Aftermarket Italy S.p.A. is an Italian-based specialist for automotive workshop equipment, whose subsidiaries in Spain and Germany MAHLE had already integrated into the Group in 2019 with the support of KPMG Law. The company’s portfolio includes air conditioning service, diagnostics, fluid management and exhaust gas measurement.

MAHLE is an international development partner and supplier to the automotive industry. In 2019, the Group generated sales of more than 12 billion euros with around 77,000 employees and has 170 production sites in more than 30 countries. MAHLE Aftermarket refers to the business unit within the MAHLE Group that specializes in spare parts.

In June 2018, MAHLE also increased its strategic investment in KPMG Law – under the leadership of Dr. Christian Hensel. MAHLE Aftermarket Italy S.p.A. from 20 to 80 percent. With the now complete acquisition, MAHLE is taking a further step towards becoming a solution provider and is significantly expanding its European presence in the area of equipment and services for workshops.

In the context of the transaction, KPMG Law provided legal advice in particular on the drafting, negotiation and execution of the share purchase agreement.

Consultant MAHLE Group:


KPMG Law Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH: Dr. Daniel Kaut
, Partner;
Dr. Christian Hensel
, Senior Manager, Lead Partner;
Dr. Cordula Antje Brügmann
, Manager
,
all Corporate/M&A (Stuttgart/Nuremberg)


MAHLE GmbH: Julia Wagner
, Director Corporate Legal Department Automotive, Stuttgart


BonelliErede: Corporate/M&A (Milan):Federico Vermicelli
, Partner;
Adele Zito
, Associate

 

Explore #more

08.12.2023 | PR Publications

Payout can be risky

In the current issue of Personalwirtschaft from 30.11.2023, there is a guest article by Stefan Middendorf and Gracjan Modrzyk. Some companies are once again…

07.12.2023 | PR Publications

Institutional Money – It’s all in the mix

Institutional Money 04/2023 discusses the opportunities offered by the Neighborhood Fund. The fund is ideal for real estate investors, as it is not limited to

01.12.2023 | PR Publications

WiWo: Best of Legal Awards – Philipp Glock Leader of the Year

On Thursday evening, WirtschaftsWoche honored outstanding projects and minds from consulting firms and law firms in Düsseldorf and celebrated the second Best of Professional Night…

29.11.2023 | KPMG Law Insights

Energy transition also opens up business opportunities

The energy industry’s complex, capital-intensive transformation process offers investors and banks a great deal of potential By Lars Christian Mahler and Marc Goldberg for Börsen-Zeitung,…

29.11.2023 | KPMG Law Insights

Guest article in ZURe – AI and the legal department of tomorrow

The current issue of ZURe (p. 48 ff.) contains a guest article by KPMG Partner Sina Steidel-Küster (Regional Director Southwest, Head of Stuttgart office) and…

29.11.2023 | KPMG Law Insights, KPMG Law Insights

Key Facts about the new draft of the “Data Act

On February 23, 2022, the EU Commission presented the new draft of the so-called Data Act, the “Regulation on harmonized rules for fair access to…

21.11.2023 |

Guest article in ZURe on the implementation of CSRD reporting in SMEs

The current issue of ZURe (p. 34 ff.) contains a guest article by Lena Plato (Director Legal & Compliance, FLABEG Automotive Group GmbH), KPMG Law…

20.11.2023 | Press releases

Statement by KPMG Law experts in Handelsblatt on the topic of sustainability cooperation in antitrust law

In the Handelsblatt, KPMG Law expert Jonas Brueckner is quoted in detail on the subject of cooperation in terms of sustainability. Until this summer, there…

15.11.2023 |

Legal 500 – Country Comparative Guide Germany

Gerrit Rixen and Jonas Brueckner provide an overview of the relevant legal regulations in the area of Competition & Litigation in a practical guide on…

14.11.2023 | Press releases

Tax and Law at a glance – New issue of the digital magazine “Talk

“Talk” stands for Tax and Law Compass, because that’s what the digital magazine wants to be: a navigation aid to the legal and tax aspects…

© 2023 KPMG Law Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH, associated with KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft, a public limited company under German law and a member of the global KPMG organisation of independent member firms affiliated with KPMG International Limited, a Private English Company Limited by Guarantee. All rights reserved. For more details on the structure of KPMG’s global organisation, please visit https://home.kpmg/governance.

 KPMG International does not provide services to clients. No member firm is authorised to bind or contract KPMG International or any other member firm to any third party, just as KPMG International is not authorised to bind or contract any other member firm.

Scroll