Noerr advises on sale of Kunze Folien to Aavid
Noerr has advised on the sale of Kunze Folien GmbH to a strategic investor. The company which is based in Oberhaching near Munich is taken over by the U.S. Aavid Group. A Noerr team led by the Frankfurt corporate partner Dr. Thorsten Reinhard acted on the side of the sole shareholder and company founder Burkhard Kunze.
Kunze Folien specialises in heat-conducting interface materials and films used in the dissipation of heat of electronic components. The takeover by Aavid, one of the world’s leading providers of heat management solutions and heat sinks in the electronics industry, is intended to develop new markets for the company’s products.
Aavid Corporation is a portfolio entity of the private equity investor Audax Group.
Advisors to Dipl.-Ing. Burkhard Kunze: Noerr
Noerr LLP: Dr. Thorsten Reinhard (lead), Dr. Till Kosche (both Corporate), Dr. Oliver Trautmann (Tax, all Frankfurt)
Associates: Dr. Konrad Gieseler (Corporate), Martin Gliewe (Employment & Pensions), Carina Park (Tax), Jan Kriszeleit, Doreen Pape (both Finance, all Frankfurt)
Noerr AG / Noerr Consulting AG: Dr. Martin Kleinschmitt (Berlin), Santiago Ruiz de Vargas (München, both Financial Advisory)