Mergers & Acquisitions

We have an outstanding transactional experience in all aspects of mergers & acquisitions and provide our clients with professional transaction management on all stages of a transaction. Cross-border work is where we excel and we work seamlessly with a global community of relationship law firms, financial institutions and private equity firms as a trusted adviser and a safe pair of hands when it comes to Danish corporate law and documentation.

Our combination of international experience and detailed know-how, enables us to advise our clients and partner law firms on all Danish legal aspects of mergers and acquisitions with domestic and cross-border dimensions. We possess thorough expertise in all aspects of M&A transactions and act on the early stages of the due diligence process all the way to a successful completion.

We aim to cut through the complexities to provide clear, precise and straightforward worded answers to move transactions forward. We endeavour to balance precise legal analysis of the given facts with the big picture and the commercial realities of our clients right here and now. We think ahead and anticipate all relevant aspects before they become legal problems and aim to build enduring relationships with our clients and partner law firms. We fundamentally believe in the power of collaboration, collegiality and teamwork across jurisdictions and we have an open, approachable style combined with unrivalled international transactional expertise in cross-border transactions.

For more information on our transaction expertise please visit our news section for recent transactions and our references section for our representative transaction list. Please contact Michael Carsted Rosenberg to discuss any current matters.

Notable Transactions:

Carsted Rosenberg Advokatfirma Advised Freezertech on Acquisition by Carsoe

Carsted Rosenberg advised the shareholders of Freezertech on the acquisition of the company by Carsoe. Grimsby-based Freezertech is a leading supplier of horizontal and vertical plate freezers for the fishing and food processing industry. The company was acquired by Aalborg-based Carsoe A/S, a leading supplier of on-board food processing solutions for the shipping industry. The company was advised by lead counsel Wilkin Chapman and by Carsted Rosenberg as local counsel for Denmark. The purchaser was advised by DLA Piper.

Carsted Rosenberg Advised on Acquisition of Kongskilde Industries

Carsted Rosenberg Advokatfirma advised Green Park Partners, a UK-based principal investment firm, on certain financing aspects of the successful acquisition of the two remaining divisions of machine manufacturer Kongskilde Industries A/S from the DLG Group, the largest agricultural supply company in Europe. With the sale of Kongskilde Industries, the DLG Group has completed its plan to sell the companies that are not part of the core business of supplying farmers with feed from its own factories, exporting seed and feed, and milling grain. Other advisers to the parties on the transaction included AccuraHorten and Bruun & Hjejle.

Carsted Rosenberg Advokatfirma Acts for Magne Larsen Investments on Acquisition of Equity Stake in OnePlay

Carsted Rosenberg Advokatfirma acted for private equity firm Magne Larsen Investments on the acquisition of an equity stake in OnePlay. Oneplay is a membership-based video game rental company that enables consumers to sign up for a digital subscription service, where users have access to download and play 2.000+ premium games for PC, MAC and Android devices. Founded in Denmark, OnePlay is today one of the largest players in digital game subscriptions and sales in Europe and the United States. Bird & Bird (formerly Bender von Haller Dragsted) advised OnePlay.

Carsted Rosenberg Advokatfirma Acts for Magne Larsen Investments on Acquisition of Equity Stake in Munin Sports

Carsted Rosenberg Advokatfirma acted for private equity firm Magne Larsen Investments on the acquisition of an equity stake in Munin Sports. Munin Sports produces and markets next generation football training equipment used by top football teams such as Arsenal, Real Madrid, Chelsea, Manchester United, Bayern Münich, as well as by consumers and families. According to the Swedish Football Federation’s elite high school in Spring 2015, the m-station rebounder porduced by Munin Sports results in an average 42% technical improvement in four weeks of practice. The next-generation rebounder works wirelessly with an app that enables users to develops footballers’ skills in a fun and efficient way by using new technology to take the training in football clubs and private gardens to a digital level that children and teenagers can understand. Founded in Denmark, Munin Sports is now sold across Scandinavia, the European Union and the United States.

Carsted Rosenberg Advokatfirma Acts for Timgu on the Divestment of Finnish Division

Carsted Rosenberg Advokatfirma acted for advertising firm Timgu with offices in London, Copenhagen and Helsinki on the successful sale of its Finnish operations to Helsinki-based Kwantic Oy, a Finnish advertising firm. Founded by a group of former Google employees, Timgu offers  a high level of expertise and experience within the field of online and mobile marketing for advertising clients in Northern Europe and Scandinavia. The acquisition of the Finnish division of Timgu provided Kwantic with an immediate foothold in the online and mobile marketing sector in Finland. DLA Piper (formerly Peltonen LMR), Helsinki represented the purchaser Kwantic Oy in the acquisition.

Carsted Rosenberg Advokatfirma Acts for Greenland Spring Water on Asset Sale

Carsted Rosenberg advised Greenland Springwater AG on the asset sale of its Danish and Greenlandic subsidiaries in connection with an asset sale involving the entire Greenland Spring Water Group headquartered in Switzerland. The mineral water is named 938 after its average pH of 9.38S and originates from the spring Qeqertarsuaq on Disko Island in Greenland. Founded in 1773, Qeqertarsuaq is one of Greenland’s oldest towns with little more than 1,000 residents from which the bottled spring water is exported worldwide.