Oppenhoff has advised the majority shareholder of the IT consulting company Telexiom AG on the sale of all shares in the company to the US competitor Qualitest Group. The majority shareholder also represented the other shareholders in the sale of their shares.
Telexiom, which is based in Cologne, is a leading IT consulting specialist with a particular focus on services in the areas of quality engineering, IT security, software development and project management. Around 200 highly qualified IT specialists work for Telexiom.
Qualitest is the world's largest independent provider of managed services for quality assurance and AI-based testing solutions. Qualitest employs nearly 3,000 people at 14 branches in the US, Great Britain, Israel, Romania and India. Qualitest has been held by the private equity firm Bridgepoint since 2019.
The Oppenhoff team, led by Alf Baars (Corporate/M&A), comprised Dr. Günter Seulen, Simon Sawert, Dr. Andreas Bergthaller, Till Liebau (all Corporate/M&A), Dr. Gunnar Knorr (Tax) and Dr. Daniel Dohrn (Antitrust).