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M&A in Germany: What U.S. buyers need to know


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Germany is very attractive to many U.S. companies and U.S. PEs. It offers the world's fourth largest economy and an iconic "made in Germany" brand recognized throughout the world. It is also home to some of the world's best products. Getting deals done in Germany can be difficult. This webinar will provide an insider's view into the unique aspects of doing deals in Germany and offer lessons learned from successful and unsuccessful transactions.

Topics will include:

  • Walking through a typical German transaction
  • Outlining why U.S. buyers have often failed in Germany
  • Teaching attendees how to overcome common obstacles
  • Explaining the importance of local German resources and how to find them

The webcast is moderated by Jim Knudson, Partner, RSM and includes the following panelists:

  • Investment Banker: Christoph Ulrich, Director, Lincoln International
  • Transaction Advisor: Christian Roller, Partner, RSM Germany - Munich
  • M&A Attorney: Thilo Rohde, RSM Germany - Hamburg

Event Information

Who Should Attend 
Executives of organizations who have operations in Germany, are looking to expand in Germany as well as as principals in Private Equity groups who are involved, or have an interest in German-based companies.

Tuesday, January 20, 2015
10 - 11 a.m. CST

Location  Webinar


For more information contact

Email: James.Knudson@rsmus.com
Phone: +1 612.376.9501

Email: Shannon.Pedersen@rsmus.com
Phone: +1 612.376.9224