Maxburg Capital Partners’ Investment in Krongaard AG

Poellath advised Maxburg Capital Partners on the deal. YPOG advised the shareholders of KRONGAARD.

Maxburg Beteiligungen III (“Maxburg”), an investment company advised by Maxburg Capital Partners, has invested in Krongaard AG (“Krongaard”), one of the leading companies offering staffing of highly qualified, independent technical experts for projects in the German economy.

Founded in 2008 and based in Hamburg, Krongaard AG is a specialist agency that staffs companies with freelance experts for demanding projects. The portfolio includes around 20,000 highly qualified expert profiles with specific experience in all industries, making it one of the most important partners for companies that want to respond faster, more flexibly and more efficiently to their daily and medium-term challenges in a knowledge-based, networked and digital economy. Kroongard employs approximately 150 people at 6 locations in Germany and serves over 300 well-known customers.

Maxburg is an investment management company focused on the German-speaking region, which primarily supports companies on a partnership basis in order to drive sustainable growth. The Maxburg funds have capital commitments totaling around EUR 600 million at their disposal.

The Poellath team included Gerald Herrmann (Picture – partner, lead, tax) and Michael Häussler (associate, tax).

The YPOG team included Dr. Jörn Wöbke (Lead/M&A, Corporate, Partner), Dr. Malte Bergmann (Tax, Partner), Dr. Moritz Diekgräf (M&A, Corporate, Senior Associate), Dr. Benedikt Flöter (IP/IT, Senior Associate) and Johannes Schmidt (M&A, Corporate, Associate).

Involved fees earner: Michael Häußler – P+P Pöllath + Partners; Gerald Herrmann – P+P Pöllath + Partners; Malte Bergmann – YPOG; Moritz Diekgräf – YPOG; Benedikt Flöter – YPOG; Johannes Schmidt – YPOG; Jörn Wöbke – YPOG;

Law Firms: P+P Pöllath + Partners; YPOG;

Clients: KRONGAARD AG; Maxburg Capital Partners ;

Federica Tiefenthaler

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler