McDermott Advises Gimv and CSP on their Growth Investment in Digital Learning Platform sofatutor


Munich/Frankfurt, March 17, 2021 – McDermott Will & Emery has advised private equity investors Gimv and CSP as members of a consortium led by EMERAM Capital Partners on their growth investment in the digital company sofatutor.

Counting more than one million customers, sofatutor operates the largest digital learning platform in German-speaking countries for grades 1 to 12.

Gimv is a European investment company and listed at the Brussels Euronext. Gimv manages a portfolio of more than 50 investments realizing an overall turnover of more than €2.5 billion.

CSP investment S. à r.l. is a European investment manager, providing lending solutions to European small- and midsized companies. Based in Luxembourg, CSP is focusing on long term debt, subordinated debt, mezzanine debt, silent participations and minority equity.

Advisor Gimv:
McDermott Will & Emery, Munich: Dr. Nikolaus von Jacobs, Dr. Germar Enders (Counsel; Private Equity/M&A), Daniel von Brevern (Antitrust, Düsseldorf), Marcus Fischer (Counsel, Tax, Frankfurt), Christoph Coenen (Finance, Frankfurt); Andrea Stockhorst (Regulatory, Frankfurt)

Advisor CSP lnvestment S.à r.l.:
McDermott Will & Emery, Frankfurt: Dr. Oliver Hahnelt, LL.M., Dr. Nikolas Koutsós (Counsel; Finance), Dr. Michael Cziesla (Private Equity/M&A), Dr. Nina Siewert (Tax, Frankfurt); Associate: Isabelle Müller (Private Equity/M&A)

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