WKB Wierciński, Kwieciński, Baehr law firm advised Avallon and Euro Choice IV funds in their sale of a majority stake in Meyra Group S.A. to H.I.G. Europe fund.
The conditional share sale agreement was signed on 21 October 2019. The transaction’s completion requires antimonopoly clearance from the competition authorities of Poland, Germany, and Austria.
WKB’s lawyers advised both Avallon and Euro Choice, providing them with comprehensive legal support during the entire transaction process, in particular during the negotiation of the transaction’s terms and documentation. They are also supporting the Clients in connection with the process of H.I.G. obtaining the necessary anti-monopoly clearances.
Jakub Jędrzejak (partner) led the team advising the Clients, whose key members included Klaudia Frątczak-Kospin (counsel), Dominik Kulpa (associate), Natalia Poniatowicz-Ugolik (associate) and Katarzyna Stefaniak (associate). Bartosz Turno (partner) and Wojciech Kulczyk (senior associate) are advising the Clients in respect of competition law matters.
Meyra Group S.A. is one of the leaders in the technologically advanced premium-class wheelchair market. Its products are sold worldwide under the “Meyra” brand.
H.I.G. is a global investment firm, headquartered in Miami, active in the private equity market. It offers both debt and equity capital, to both small and medium enterprises.
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