Brandl & Talos has advised Ring International Holding AG on the sale of its proOffice Group, to the Hamelin Group, a manufacturer of paper and office products based in Caen, France. Brandl & Talos was supported by Willkie Farr & Gallagher on questions of French and German law, while the Hamelin Group was represented by the Gordon S. Blair law firm.
According to Brandl & Talos, "the proOffice group is a leading manufacturer of white-label soft-plastic solutions for office equipment and generates approximately EUR 40 million in 2016. The sale was preceded by a restructure within the Group." In addition, the firm reports, "the Hamelin Group has a turnover of around EUR 500 million and operates 15 production sites in 9 countries with approximately 2,200 employees."
The Brandl & Talos team was led by Partner Roman Rericha and included Markus Arzt, Georg Gutfleisch and Christiane Feichter
The Gordon S. Blair firm's team was led by David De Pariente.