September 29, 2009 - Assignment

Kaul and Capol sold to Riverside

Mannheimer Swartling has advised the owners in the sale of Kaul GmbH and UK-affiliate, Capol UK Ltd., to The Riverside Company.

Kaul is a market-leading manufacturer of finishing products for the confectionary, agricultural, and pharmaceutical industries. Riverside is a global private equity firm focused on acquiring leading small and medium-sized enterprises. Riverside’s investment portfolio includes 67 companies with annual sales totaling Euro 2.5 billion. Kaul is the first Riverside Europe Fund IV investment.

Oliver Schulte was responsible for the matter and Oliver Cleblad was the project leader for the transaction, assisted by Nelli Schiebeler and Marc Hausmann.