Holla has advised the Bossard Group on acquiring the Dutch company Jeveka B.V., thereby substantially expanding its presence in the Benelux countries. The Holla deal team included Robert van Muijen and Alissa van Tongerloo.
The Bossard Group is a leading strategic partner for industrial fastening and assembly technology solutions to OEM customers globally with proven expertise in engineering and logistic services. The Bossard Group is located in 31 countries with 2,500 employees throughout the world and is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange. Jeveka is a leading supplier for product solutions as well as engineering and logistics services in industrial fastening and assembly technology in Benelux countries.
Tabea Bürgler, head of legal at Bossard: “It was a pleasure to work with Robert and his team, who did excellent work on this important acquisition. We valued the pragmatic approach during negotiations and the concise drafting skills of the Holla transaction team.”
Robert: “This transaction for Bossard is a perfect example of seamless co-operation between an in-house legal team and M&A lawyers. It was a delight to work with Tabea and her colleagues, both during the DD and the negotiations phase.”
The acquisition of Jeveka follows a decades-long partnership between the two companies and is in line with the Bossard Group’s strategic approach of broadening its market presence in technologically advanced end markets. In Jeveka, Bossard is acquiring a company well experienced in the market that will facilitate the successful continuation of Bossard’s profitability-oriented growth strategy and open up further development and growth potential.
The transaction was concluded on October 22nd, 2021, and the deal amount will not be disclosed.