• Practice Areas
  • Sectors
  • Lawyers
  • Notaries



GSK Stockmann + Kollegen advises 2D Holding GmbH in connection with sale of SÜDDEKOR Group to SURTECO SE

Deal news_GSK advises 2D-HoldingPDF, 112 K

GSK Stockmann + Kollegen advised 2D Holding GmbH in connection with the sale of SÜDDEKOR Group, a leading specialist in surface finishing of wood materials, to SURTECO SE.

On October 23, 2013, 2D Holding GmbH and SURTECO SE entered into a purchase agreement regarding the sale of SÜDDEKOR Group consisting of  SÜDDEKOR GmbH in Laichingen, Dakor Melamin Imprägnierungen GmbH in Heroldstatt, SÜDDEKOR Art Design + Engraving GmbH in Willich, SÜDDEKOR LLC (USA) and Süddekor OOO (Moscow) to SURTECO SE. The transaction was successfully completed on December 2, 2013 after antitrust release had been obtained. The parties agreed to keep the purchase price confidential.

Through the purchase of all ownership rights in the SÜDDEKOR Group, SURTECO SE has become a leading provider of decorative surface finishing.

Commerzbank M&A Advisory was Financial Advisor to 2D Holding GmbH. GSK Stockmann + Kollegen provided comprehensive legal advice to the seller 2D Holding GmbH in connection with the transaction.

Legal Advisors to 2D Holding GmbH: 
GSK Stockmann + Kollegen: Dr. Peter Ladwig (lead partner, Corporate/M&A, Stuttgart), Jennifer Bierly (Corporate/M&A, Berlin), Dr. Dirk Koch (Tax, Stuttgart), Stefan Koser, Agnes Bosse (both Finance/Banking, Frankfurt a.M.), Dr. Michael Eggersberger (Real Estate, Munich), Dr. Philipp Kuhn (Employment, Heidelberg), Wolfgang Jegodka (Antitrust, Berlin); Associates: Dr. Christian Sußner, Benedikt Raisch (both Corporate/M&A, Stuttgart), Dr. Sebastian Heß (Tax, Stuttgart), Dr. Julia Knappstein (Finance/Banking, Frankfurt a.M.), Christian Kruska (Real Estate, Stuttgart).

The text of the deal news can be downloaded here.