KKA Partners’ Acquisition of Majority Stake in Xantaro Group

Gütt Olk Feldhaus advised KKA Partners on the deal. SMP advised KKA Management GmbH (KKA).

KKA Partners announced the financing of the acquisition of a majority stake in Xantaro Deutschland GmbH.

The unitranche financing as well as an additional facility for future acquisitions was provided by BlackRock Private debt.

Xantaro Deutschland GmbH was founded in 2007 and with more than 160 employees at numerous locations in Germany and the UK, is one of the leading European service providers for design, integration, operation and maintenance of high-performance communication networks. Recently launched software platform Yukon provides customers full transparency over their complex multi-vendor network environments, improves maintenance / operational processes and identifies optimization potential.

KKA Partners is a Berlin-based private equity firm founded in 2018 with a focus on investing in and consistently technologizing medium-sized companies in the DACH region.

The GOF team included Dr. Tilmann Gütt (Picture – Partner, Banking/Finance, lead), Christopher Müller (Associate, Banking/Finance).

The SMP team included Dr. Jörn Wöbke (Lead/M&A/Corporate), Partner; Dr. Malte Bergmann (Tax), Partner; Dr. Moritz Diekgräf (Co-Lead/M&A/Corporate), Associate; Ann-Kristin Lochmann (Tax), Senior Associate; Christiane Schnitzler (M&A/Corporate), Associate.

Involved fees earner: Tilmann Gütt – Gutt Olk Feldhaus; Christopher Müller – Gutt Olk Feldhaus; Malte Bergmann – Schnittker Möllmann Partners; Moritz Diekgräf – Schnittker Möllmann Partners; Ann-Kristin Lochmann – Schnittker Möllmann Partners; Christiane Schnitzler – Schnittker Möllmann Partners; Jörn Wöbke – Schnittker Möllmann Partners;

Law Firms: Gutt Olk Feldhaus; Schnittker Möllmann Partners;

Clients: KKA Partners;

Federica Tiefenthaler

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler