Noerr advises Hertha BSC on €150m investment by Tennor


With a team headed by its partners Christian Pleister and Laurenz Tholen Noerr has advised its long-standing client Hertha BSC GmbH & Co. KGaA on a further €150m investment in the Bundesliga club’s share capital by global investment firm Tennor Holding B.V..

Tennor already invested €224m last year in return for a 49.9% stake in Hertha BSC. This new investment increases its stake to 66.6%.

In the present matter Noerr advised Hertha BSC on structuring the transaction and assisted in the negotiations with Tennor and with Deutsche Fußball Liga (DFL).

Hertha BSC GmbH & Co. KGaA negotiation team
Ingo Schiller (Director Finance, Organisation and Infrastructure), Björn Bäring (Head of Finance and Controlling), Thomas E. Herrich (General Counsel)

Advisors to Hertha BSC GmbH & Co. KGaA

Private Equity
Professor Christian Pleister, Dr Laurenz Tholen (team lead, Berlin)
Dr Anna Olbrys-Sobieszuk, Dr Inès Ben Miled, Robert Marx (Berlin)

Capital Markets
Dr Laurenz Wieneke, Dr Dominik Kloka (Frankfurt)
Dr Ralph Schilha (Munich)
Dr Lisa Guntermann (Dusseldorf)

Banking & Finance
Sebastian Bock, Dr Nikolai Warneke (Frankfurt)

PR team

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