The German Finance Team of King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) advised INVISION Beteiligungsberatung GmbH (INVISION) on the acquisition financing for the acquisition of n3k Informatik GmbH (n3k) from VR Equitypartner GmbH and MEH Beteiligungs GmbH. The Private Equity Team at SKYE PARTNERS led by its partner Christoph O. Breithaupt advised INVISION on, among others, the due diligence and the share purchase agreement. VR Equitypartner GmbH as well as the managers Alexander Häcker and Christian Ehrenthal join INVISION through re-investments.
n3k, headquartered in Heilbronn and with operating companies in Germany, the USA and Canada, is a fast-growing IT service provider. The company specialises in a broad range of software solutions for network management. n3k’s customer base includes 14 of the companies listed in the DAX 30. The n3k Group currently has around 60 employees.
INVISION, an equity investment company based in Switzerland and Germany, was founded in 1997 and has since become one of the leading investment companies for succession situations and growth financing in Europe. INVISION invests into established midsized companies while focusing on succession cases. Last year KWM advised the Swiss team at INVISION in connection with the purchase of Reisenthel and the related acquisition financing.
Advisors INVISION Beteiligungsberatung GmbH:
Daniel Ehret (Partner), Stephan Klein (Associate), Zuhal Uysal (PSL) (all Finance, Frankfurt), Eli Han (Partner, Finance in New York)