Mathias specializes in structuring, drafting and negotiating complex commercial agreements, often cross-border, with particular expertise in the area of technology agreements. This includes all types of sourcing transactions (such as IT outsourcing, BPO, system integration, cloud-related agreements and license agreements), commercial arrangements (e.g., manufacturing, supply, distribution, agency or reseller agreements) and joint ventures and other types of cooperation agreements with a focus on technology-related cooperations.
Clients benefit from his understanding of the underlying commercial, technical and regulatory implications in these types of transactions, in particular with respect to the financial industry.
He also advises clients on IP-related matters with a focus on software and data.
Mathias has significant expertise with regards to intellectual property, information technology and data protection aspects of M&A transactions, in particular with respect to carve-outs.
Advising a German bank with regard to the setup of a payment initiation service, 2019
Advising a car manufacturer with regard to the development of a platform for vehicle connectivity, 2017/2018
Advising a German bank on the migration to a new core banking system, 2017