M&A transactions

HAUSER PARTNERS has long-time experience in M & A transactions, from the structuring of transactions, strategic advice, legal due diligence and drafting the transaction documentation to rendering advice in all matters relating to the execution of the deal.

HAUSER PARTNERS regularly drafts contracts and renders advice in complex legal matters in connection with M & A transactions, including corporate law, merger control law, employment law, real estate law, administrative law and others.

Recent transactions include:

  1. Advising an international investor on a participation in a technology start-up in the USA.

  2. Representing a consortium of Austrian entrepreneurs in the acquisition of 100% of a technology company active in the engineering business for pulp and paper mills.

  3. Representing the buyer in the acquisition of 100% in an industrial bag plant in Egypt.

  4. Representing the buyer in the acquisition of 57.84% of a company listed on the Cairo Stock Exchange.

  5. Advising a leading paper producer in the setting-up of a joint venture for a saw mill operation in the Czech Republic.

  6. Representing an international packaging group in the acquisition of 50% of the outstanding share capital in a Thai entity active in the consumer packaging business.

  7. Representing the buyer in the acquisition of the largest saw mill in Saxony, Germany.

  8. Representing the buyer in the acquisition of 100% of the share capital in a leading manufacturer of a range of consumer flexible packaging products for food, hygiene, homecare and other applications in Russia.

  9. Representing the buyer on the acquisition of 100% from a company for tires, wheels and lubricants in Germany.

  10. Advising a leading industrial sack manufacturer on the possible acquisition of two industrial sack factories in Egypt and the establishment of a joint venture structure.

  11. Advising a leading manufacturer of industrial sacks on the sale of a minority stake in two of its factories in Morocco.

  12. Representing the owners of a large industrial property portfolio on the sale of this portfolio to an international investor.

  13. Representing the buyer on the acquisition of a flexible packaging company with operations in South Korea and Thailand.

  14. Austrian representative of an American investor on the acquisition of a stake by 50% in a magnesium factory in Austria, which is engaged in the production of flame-retardant materials.

  15. Representing an international investor in the establishment of a joint venture for the establishment of an industrial sack factory in the Ivory Coast.

  16. Representing an international group in the sale of several production companies in Germany, including a corrugated cardboard factory, a recycling factory, and an electricity company.

  17. Representing an international group on the sale of 94.9% via shares in two companies of its office paper division.

  18. Representing the buyer in the sale of a packaging company with two businesses in Malaysia.

  19. Representing the buyer in the acquisition of a sales company in the automotive industry in Finland.

  20. Representing a manufacturer of automotive parts on the sale of its joint venture shares in Indonesia.

  21. Representing an international group on the purchase of the largest industrial sack manufacturer in Serbia.

  22. Representing the seller in the sale of a container board factory in Central Europe.

  23. Representing the buyer in the acquisition of a large packaging company in Southeast Europe.

  24. Representing the controlling shareholder of a large company that is listed on the Vienna and international stock exchanges in a takeover procedure.

  25. Representing buyers in the acquisition of a leading manufacturer of detergents.

  26. Representing a packaging group in the negotiation of a joint venture in West Africa.

  27. Representing a shareholder in a publicly listed company in the negotiation and conclusion of a syndicate agreement with another shareholder and the takeover-related aspects resulting from this transaction.

  28. Representing a group of private equity investors on the acquisition of a stake in a group of companies that manufactures medical devices.

  29. Representing a shareholder from overseas in the negotiation of a syndicate agreement for an Austrian publicly listed company and advice on the resulting takeover law issues.

  30. Advising the buyer on the acquisition of two corrugated cardboard factories and a recycling paper factory in Germany and the Czech Republic.

  31. Advising a joint venture partner and drafting the joint venture agreement for a large pumped storage power plant in Austria.

  32. Advising an overseas investor on the acquisition of a substantial block of shares in an Austrian listed company.

  33. Representing an international group on the establishment of a major production joint venture in Erbil, Iraq.

  34. Representing an Austrian listed company in a capital increase through a contribution in kind of shares that are listed on a foreign stock exchange.

  35. Advising an international group on the sale of the remaining 25% to an Israeli paper mill and the conclusion of related additional contracts.

  36. Representing a leading Austrian bank in negotiations with minority shareholders and a capital increase of this bank through a contribution in kind of the shares of these minority shareholders.

  37. Representing an international group on the sale of 100% shares in an Austrian factory for flexible packaging to a private equity fund.

  38. Representing an international sawing group on the acquisition of a leading pulp factory in Austria.

  39. Representing a buyer in the auction of a German sawmill group.

  40. Representation of the bidder in the auction of a leading Central European packaging manufacturer.

  41. Representing the European market leader for automobile wheels on the acquisition of 51% from a Romanian bicycle dealer and the conclusion of the related agreements in connection therewith, including a syndicate agreement.

  42. Represented an international group on the sale of 25.1% of its Israeli subsidiary and on the conclusion of related subsidiary contracts.

  43. Representing an international group on the sale of a paper mill in Austria.

  44. Representing the European market leader for automobile wheels on the purchase of a minority interest in a French bicycle dealer and the conclusion of related agreements, including a syndicate agreement.

  45. Representing the buyer in the acquisition of a large sack factory in Poland.

  46. Representing the buyer on the sale of three corrugated cardboard box factories in the UK.

  47. Representing the buyer on the acquisition of eight manufacturers of industrial bags from an international group in France, Spain and Italy.

  48. Representing a large international paper group on the sale of their paper trading business.

  49. Representing an Indian investor in connection with the capital increase of an Austrian listed company.

  50. Advising the seller on the sale of a corrugated cardboard packaging factory in France.

  51. Advising the controlling shareholder of a publicly listed company in connection with the conclusion of a syndicate agreement with a foreign publicly listed shareholder and representation in proceedings before the Austrian Takeover Commission.

  52. Advising the seller on the sale of two companies in France.

  53. Advising the bidder on the acquisition of the Austrian market leader in automotive products with 127 sales outlets in Austria and Slovakia.

  54. Advising the seller on the sale of all fixed assets of his subsidiary in Italy.

  55. Representing an overseas investor in connection with the capital increase of an Austrian listed company.

  56. Representing the seller in the sale of a trading company.

  57. Representing the buyer in an auction process for the acquisition of a packaging company in Poland.

  58. Representing the seller in an auction for a possible sale of his hydropower plant, which was located in one of his factories in Austria.

  59. Advising an international industrial group in connection with a major restructuring of one of its divisions.

  60. Advising the seller of a large packaging business in Denmark.

  61. Advising the seller on the sale of one of the largest textile manufacturers in Austria.

  62. Advising the buyer on the acquisition of a paper mill for newsprint in the Czech Republic.

  63. Advising the seller on the sale of a paper mill in Switzerland.

  64. Advising the buyer on the acquisition of a packaging company in Poland.

  65. Advising the seller on the sale of a paper mill in Hungary.

  66. Advising the buyer on the acquisition of a release liner business in the USA.

  67. Advising an investor on all legal issues relating to the construction of a large hydropower plant.

  68. Advising the investor in a stake in an industrial company in Bosnia-Herzegovina.

  69. Advising the investor on contracts for the construction of a large sawmill in Russia.

  70. Advising the investor on the acquisition of a large turnkey production facility in Russia.

  71. Advising an overseas manufacturer of motorcycles on the acquisition of a substantial stake in an Austrian publicly traded manufacturer of sports motorcycles.

  72. Advising the subsidiary of one of the largest international brewery groups on the sale of a bottling plant in Spain.

  73. Austrian work on the acquisition of an Austrian bank by an international banking group.

  74. Advising the buyer on the acquisition of a leading Austrian manufacturer of packaging films and consumer packaging.

  75. Advising the buyer on the acquisition of a leading container board manufacturer in Poland.

  76. Advising a large international packaging group on the sale of its stake in a leading German packaging group.

  77. Advising one of the world's leading producers of raw materials on the sale of an Austrian production facility.

  78. Advising an international group of technology companies on the acquisition of one of the world's leading mica producers in the USA.