Ludwig & Co. advised Hellmann Worldwide Logistics on the sale of pco

Frankfurt am Main, 28 July 2017

Ludwig & Co. advised Hellmann Worldwide Logistics GmbH & Co. KG on the sale of pco Personal Computer Organisation GmbH & Co. KG.

The parties agreed not to disclose details of the transaction.


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DEAL TEAM
Dr. Thomas Ludwig (Managing Director)
Hendrik Becker (Managing Director)
Thomas Ruland (Vice President)
Alexander Hix (Analyst)


About Hellmann Worldwide Logistics
Hellmann Worldwide Logistics GmbH & Co. KG provides logistics services in Germany. It offers transportation solutions by road, rail, air, and sea; contract logistics for manufacturers, importers, and trading companies; eCommerce; and customs clearance. The Company offers solutions for fashion logistics, renewable energy, perishable logistics, chemical logistics, automotive logistics, marine solutions, project cargo, agricultural logistics, hi-tech logistics, cruise logistics, healthcare logistics, and fast moving consumer goods. Hellmann Worldwide Logistics GmbH & Co. KG was founded in 1871 and is based in Osnabrueck, Germany. The Company has operations in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Central America, Europe, the Middle East, North America, Oceania, and South America.

The Company has more than 12,000 employees in 244 offices worldwide. It generates revenues in excess of EUR 3bn per year.

About pco Personal Computer Organisation
Founded in 1984, pco is a leading IT consultancy and service provider based in Osnabrueck, Germany. The Company previously was a member of the Hellmann Worldwide Logistics (HWL) Group and offers its services to HWL Group companies as well as external parties. pco’s core business consists of Supply Chain Services, Professional Services, and Managed Services. The Company earned multiple awards in recent years, holds relevant IT certification, and is an active member of the Cloud Services Made in Germany alliance.

pco employs 120 IT specialists and support staff and has annual revenues in excess of EUR 20m.