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Ludwig & Co. advised CK Corporate Finance on its acquisition of Hasseröder and Diebels

Frankfurt am Main, 18 January 2018 Ludwig & Co. advised CK Corporate Finance – the acquisition vehicle of the Deistler Family Office – on its acquisition of the Hasseroeder and Diebels beer brands and associated breweries from AB InBev in two separate transactions. The parties agreed not to disclose details of the transactions. The transactions are expected to be completed in the first half of 2018. The closing is subject to the satisfactory completion of a number of conditions. Ludwig & Co. acted as M&A advisor. DEAL TEAM Dr. Thomas Ludwig (Managing Director) Hendrik...

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Ludwig & Co. awarded as Boutique Advisory Firm of the Year

Frankfurt am Main, August 3, 2017 Ludwig & Co. is delighted to be awarded Boutique Advisory Firm of the Year by Finance Monthly Magazine. Every year Finance Monthly M&A Awards recognise and celebrate the achievements of dealmakers, management teams, financiers and professional advisers who, over the 12 months, have demonstrated their deal making excellence when working on some of the most important deals across the globe. Finance Monthly’s research department has spent the past several months carefully researching and identifying some of the most respected individuals and...

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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. 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...

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Ludwig & Co. advised on the acquisition of AIMD from Amtek

Frankfurt am Main, 25 July 2017 Ludwig & Co. advised SL Unternehmensbeteiligungsgesellschaft mbH – the acquisition vehicle of private investor Dr. Stefan Laucher – on the acquisition of AIMD GmbH (formerly known as Scholz Edelstahl) including all subsidiaries from Amtek Group. The parties agreed not to disclose details of the transaction. Ludwig & Co. acted as M&A and financing adviser. The Transaction closed 13 June 2017. DEAL TEAM Hendrik Becker (Managing Director) Esther Becker (Partner) Thomas Ruland (Vice President) About AIMD GmbH Essingen, Germany-based AIMD...

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Ludwig & Co. maintains Top 10 position in Germany

Frankfurt am Main, 25 July 2017 A strong start of the year followed by an even stronger second quarter resulted in another top position for Ludwig & Co. in the German M&A Market. Again, the renowned industry agencies Thomson Reuters and Mergermarket exhibited Ludwig & Co. in its half year ranking amongst the Top 10 Investment Banks in the German Mid Market and the highest ranked M&A focused boutique advisory firm on the list. Source: Thomson Reuters Source: Mergermarket Ludwig & Co., led by founder Dr. Thomas Ludwig and Hendrik Becker, closed three more...

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Ludwig & Co. advised Aronco Industrie GmbH

Frankfurt am Main, 12 May 2017 Ludwig & Co. advised Aronco Industrie GmbH on the acquisition of Baustoffwerke Nowotnik GmbH as well as Strassen- und Tiefbau Welzow GmbH and arranged acquisition financing. The parties agreed not to disclose details of the two separate transactions. DEAL TEAM Dr. Thomas Ludwig (Managing Director) Esther Becker (Partner) About Baustoffwerke Nowotnik GmbH Baustoffwerke Nowotnik owns and operates a gravel pit located near Bautzen, Saxony. About Strassen- und Tiefbau Welzow GmbH Strassen- und Tiefbau Welzow GmbH engages in heavy earthworks, road...

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