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Hendrik specializes in M&A and private equity. He represents financial sponsors, management teams and corporates.
Hendrik has a broad experience in domestic and cross-border transactions, including carve-outs, public takeovers and joint ventures.
Prior to joining White & Case Hendrik worked for another renowned international law firm in Frankfurt for over 6 years, during which time Hendrik was seconded to the firm's London office and to a private equity house in London.
Representation of French private equity house Motion Equity Partners on its acquisition of the Omni-Pac Group, a European leader in the manufacturing of molded fibre poultry packaging products, from New Zealand's Rank Group.
Representation of an international consortium consisting of Allianz Capital Partners, Borealis Infrastructure Management Inc., Infinity Investments SA and MEAG, the asset management arm of Münchener Rück, on its acquisition of Autobahn Tank & Rast GmbH, the German autobahn services company.
Representation of PATRIZIA Alternative Investments GmbH (PAI) in connection with two portfolio transactions acquiring retail assets for a special regulated funds. The total deal volume comprises approximately EUR 500 million at total. Our advice combined all aspects of the transactions, including real estate, M&A, corporate, tax structure and regulatory aspects, antitrust and bank finance.
Representation of private equity investor palero (i) on the sale of the Heidrive Group to Allied Motion Technologies Inc., (ii) on the acquisition of Gallhöfer Dach GmbH from Saint-Gobain, (iii) on the sale of Heinrich Kopp GmbH to the Saudi alfanar Group, (iv) on the acquisition of a 50 percent stake in the India-based Encotec Energy (India) Pvt. Ltd. by VPC GmbH, (v) on the sale by VPC GmbH of Lausitzer Analytik GmbH Laboratorium für Umwelt und Brennstoffe (LAG mbH) to the SYNLAB Group, (vi) on the acquisition of Würth Inter Werbung GmbH (WIW) from Würth Promotional Concepts AG, (vii) on the sale of EVANTEC GmbH to ISS Facility Services Holding GmbH, (viii) on the sale of Felina to Lauma, (ix) on the acquisition of the full-service agency for advertising materials Präsenta Promotion Int. GmbH and (x) on the combination of Gallhöfer Dach GmbH with Melle Dachbaustoffe GmbH (a portfolio company of The Gores Group).
Advising private equity firm IK Investment Partners on the acquisition of the Hamburg-based ZytoService Group, a leading compounder of pharmaceuticals for patient-individualised infusions, from the founders and Capiton. The Co-Founders and Co-CEOs of ZytoService will remain with the business in managerial roles, and will be shareholders alongside IK.
Advised HgCapital on the acquisition of P&I from Carlyle and on the sale of Schleich to Ardian.*
Further advised palero invest on the acquisition of EVANTEC from E.ON, the acquisition of Vattenfall Europe PowerConsult from Vattenfall and the sale of cenadruck to Beucke Group.*
Advised Cinven on the acquisition of CeramTec from Rockwood.*
Advised Montagu Private Equity on the sale of Host Europe to Cinven* and the sale of BSN medical to EQT.*
Advised Shell on the sale of the refinery Heide to Klesch* and on the long-term lease agreement with Nynas regarding the refinery Hamburg-Harburg.*
Advised EnBW on the acquisition of drawing rights relating to two German power plants from E.ON.*
* Matters prior to working for White & Case.
Limits to debt financing of stock corporations without the general meeting's approval (Fremdkapitalfinanzierung der AG ohne Zustimmung der Hauptversammlung), ZIP 2010, Pages 413-419, (co-author) (with Thomas Krecek)
Röhricht, Hendrik: Applying corporate incorporation principles to mergers, spin-offs and transformations; illustrated for limited liability companies and stock corporations, Dissertation, Frankfurt, 2007, (Die Anwendung der gesellschaftsrechtlichen Gründungsvorschriften bei Umwandlungen; dargestellt am Beispiel der GmbH und AG)