Dr. Tobias Koppmann

Rechtsanwalt
Associated Partner
Practice Group Private Equity

Dr. Tobias Koppmann advises clients in cross-border and domestic corporate transactions. He is focusing on Private Equity (in all stages of the investment cycle as well as management participation programs) and Mergers & Acquisitions (private and public). In addition, Mr. Koppmann advises on general corporate law, restructurings and capital markets law (incl. exit IPOs).

Expertise

  • Private Equity & Venture Capital
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Corporate law
  • Capital markets law

Career

  • Legal studies at the Universities of Bayreuth, Passau and Berlin as well as business lawyer at Universität Bayreuth
  • Lawyer, last position held, European Counsel, with a leading US-American law firm focussing on Corporate Transactions in Munich and Hong Kong
  • With Noerr since 2013
  • Admitted to the Munich Chamber of Lawyers

References

Private Equity

  • censhare AG in connection with growth capital financing from DuMont Mediengruppe in 2017.
  • VR Equitypartner in it’s minority investment in Grundig Business Systems Group in 2016.
  • Volartus Gruppe in the acquisition of HeliService International GmbH in 2016.
  • Armira Partners in it’s minority investment in Prym Group in 2015.
  • Holtzbrinck Ventures and Rocket Internet SE in the sale of classmarkets GmbH to Scout24 in 2015.
  • Deutsche Invest Equity Partners in the co-investment for the acquisition of Planet Home AG in 2015.
  • Establishment and reorganization of the Global Fashion Group with Kinnevik, Rocket, Access Industries, Tengelmann, Summit Partners and other investors (€ 2.7 bn transaction volume) (2014/15)
  • Funds advised by Silverfleet Capital on the sale of the Aesica Pharmaceuticals Group in 2014.
  • UniCredit Bank AG on the sale of a substantial part of its Private Equity portfolio to SwanCap Opportunities Fund SCS-SIF and advising UCB on its participation on the newly established SwanCap investment- and asset-management-platform in 2013.
  • Funds advised by Equistone Partners Europe on the acquisition of majority shareholding in MDNX Group and Easynet Global Services in 2013.
  • Funds advised by Halder Beteiligungsberatung on the acquisition of the Helmut Klingel Group in 2012.
  • Funds advised by TA Associates on the sale of the eCircle Group to Teradata Corporation in 2012.

Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Outokumpu on the acquisition of the worldwide stainless steel business of ThyssenKrupp AG for EUR 2.7 billion in 2012.

Memberships

  • Scientific association for business and corporate laws (VGR) e.V.

Selected Publications

  • Urteilsanmerkung zur Entscheidung des OLG Stuttgart v. 24.10.2011 – 2 Ss 65/11, Marktmanipulation durch abgestimmte Kauf- und Verkaufsangebote – Verstöße gegen das WpHG, in: ZHW, 1/2011, pp. 27 et seq.