Sidley advised Gilde Buy Out Partners in its investment in Caseking, a leading supplier of high-performance PC gaming equipment and peripherals. Their operations are based in Germany, Great Britain, Sweden, Finland, Hungary, Portugal and Taiwan. This transaction is subject to approval by the antitrust authorities.
The Sidley team included Munich Private Equity/M&A partners Dr. Christian Zuleger and Nicole Janssen, and partners Dr. Markus Feil (Munich, Finance) and Dr. Roderic Pagel (Munich, Tax). Additional team members included Armin Mustafić, Patrick Heinrichs and Sebastian Walczak (associates, Munich, Private Equity/M&A), Maximilian Mayer and Dr. Peter Gseller (associates, Finance), Jacob Schreiber (associate, Tax), Wim De Vlieger (partner, London, Private Equity), Susan Fanning (partner, London, Labor, Employment and Immigration), Peter McCorkell (associate, London, Labor, Employment and Immigration), Zoe Woodhouse (associate, London, Private Equity), Jade Williams-Adedeji and Jack Mayall (counsel and associate, London, Real Estate) and Nils Gravenhorst (associate, London, Global Finance).