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Wolf Theiss supports Duravant, a Portfolio Company of Warburg Pincus, in the Acquisition of Motion06

Vienna, June 6 2019 – Duravant, a global manufacturer of food processing machines, material handling equipment and packaging machines and a portfolio company of Warburg Pincus, acquired the Austrian company Motion06. Wolf Theiss advised the acquirer in this M&A transaction. The signing took place on May 8, 2019.

Led by Partners Hartwig Kienast and Horst Ebhardt, Wolf Theiss advised the acquirer on all legal aspects relating to the transaction. The Wolf Theiss team also included Senior Associate Jiayan Zhu, Associates Lukas Slameczka, Clemens Pretscher, Michael Kienzl, Simona Shpilsky, Agnes Steinberger and Legal Trainee Martin Laschan (M&A/Corporate); Counsel Eva Stadler (Tax); Associate Iris Riepan and Partner Karl Binder (Real Estate), Niklas Schmidt (Tax); Senior Associate Georg Harer (Banking & Finance); Senior Associate Isabel Firneis (Employment); Counsel Wolfram Schachinger and Partner Kurt Retter (Regulatory).

“We are pleased that we were given the opportunity to support Duravant on this M&A transaction in the Austrian technology sector”, explains Hartwig Kienast, a Wolf Theiss partner specializing in technology transactions.

Motion06 GmbH headquartered in Lengau, Austria is a manufacturer of high-performance machines and components for airport baggage conveyor systems, intralogistics and industrial applications. At the end of 2016, Motion06 products were used at 66 airports in 42 countries.

The combined expertise of Duravant and Motion06 in the fields of automated solutions and their commitment to innovation enable new solutions to be developed for the benefit of customers.


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Barbara Fürchtegott
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