Wolf Theiss was responsible for advising in both legal matters and the financing of the transaction in Austria, the Czech Republic and Bulgaria. The Austria team consisted of Partner Horst Ebhardt and Associate Jiayan Zhu, both Corporate/M&A, and Partner Andreas Schmid and Associate Georg Harer, both Banking & Finance. Counsel Jan Kotous and Associate Filip Kostal, both Corporate/M&A advised in the acquisition in Prague, while Partner Katerina Kraeva, Banking & Finance, advised in Bulgaria.
Kohlberg & Company is a US-based private equity fund specialised in medium-sized consumer brand companies.
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