Marco Stephan is a local partner in the Mergers & Acquisitions / Private Equity practice in the Firm's Frankfurt office.
He advises in the areas of mergers and acquisitions and corporate law as well as private equity.
Prior to joining the Firm in 2016, Marco Stephan gained practical experience by working in the Corporate Banking and M&A department of a private bank in Frankfurt and as a legal trainee in the M&A practice of an international law firm in Frankfurt.
Advised Nordic Capital on its 2022 acquisition of ProGlove, its 2022 acquisition of Bilthouse (Baufi24, creditweb and Hüttig & Rompf), its 2021 disposal of Veonet (formerly Ober Scharrer Gruppe), its 2021 acquisition of Bearing Point RegTech (now: Regnology), its 2018 acquisition of the Prospitalia Group, its 2018 acquisition of the Ober Scharrer Group and its 2017 acquisition of Alloheim.
Ardian (formerly Axa Private Equity)
Advised Ardian on the 2019 acquisition of German Saal Digital, the 2016 acquisition of German Schwind eye-tech solutions GmbH.
Advised Battery Ventures on its 2021 acquisition of ifp institute for Produktqualität GmbH, its 2021 acquisition of Bernd Kraft (now: AnalytiChem).
Advised Duke Street on its 2021 acquisition of Compo, its 2018 acquisition of A-Rosa river cruises and its 2016 acquisition of Medi-Globe.