Moritz Schneider

Associate, Hamburg

Biography

Overview

Moritz is an associate in the M&A/Corporate practice group in the Firm's Hamburg office.

He advises corporates, fast growth companies, financial institutions and investors on domestic and cross-border M&A transactions and general corporate law issues. He draws on his entrepreneurial experience from working for one of Europe's leading company builders.

Prior to joining the Firm, Moritz worked inter alia for Deutsche Fußball Liga and gathered professional experience in other leading global law firms. He studied law at EBS Law School in Wiesbaden and Singapore Management University.

Bars and Courts
Rechtsanwalt
Education
Second State Exam
Higher Regional Court of Hamburg
First State Exam
EBS Universität Wiesbaden
LLB
EBS Universität Wiesbaden
Languages
German
English

Experience

Pollen Street Capital, 2022
Advised Pollen Street Capital on the acquisition of a majority shareholding in Pair Finance from some of its existing shareholders;

FNZ, 2022
Advised FNZ Group, a leading global wealth management platform which partners with large financial institutions and wealth management firms managing more than US$1.5 trillion in assets for over 20 million customers worldwide, on the acquisition of 100 percent of the shares in DIAMOS AG from ConQor Deutschland GmbH;

Zalando, 2022
Advised Zalando SE on the acquisition of a majority stake in Highsnobiety, one of the world's most influential street style and new luxury culture media brands.

wefox, 2022
Advised wefox Holding AG, a leading pan-European InsurTech, on its US$400 million Series D funding round. With a post-money valuation of US$4.5 billion, wefox continues to be one of the highest valued InsurTechs.