Baker McKenzie advises Dätwyler on sale of the Distrelec and Nedis Group to Aurelius

Dätwyler Group sold electronic components distributors Distrelec and Nedis to Aurelius, a pan-European investment group. This sale allows Dätwyler, which is listed on the Swiss stock exchange, to focus on the fast-growing, high-margin Sealing business for attractive global markets. The group has become a valued development partner for high-quality, system-critical sealing components in the Health Care and Automotive industries and beyond. Closing of the transaction consisted of two asset and nine share deals across Europe.

A cross border team of Baker McKenzie advised Dätwyler Group. The team was made up of lawyers from the firm’s Germany, Austria, Italy, Poland, UK, Netherlands, Sweden, France and Switzerland offices, was led by partner Alexander Fischer and senior associates Philippine Dalla Corte, Matthias Trautmann and Michael Zeller as well as Andreas Becker and Estelle Mathis.