Frankfurt – McDermott Will & Emery advised independent investment company Finatem on the acquisition of a majority stake in Gesellschaft für Straßenunterhaltung (GfS) via its fund Finatem IV.
Finatem, a private equity firm headquartered in Frankfurt, Germany, invests in majority stakes primarily in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, and concentrates on medium-sized companies that are mostly active in traditional industries and have a clear growth potential. It is Finatem’s fourth investment this year.
Ulm based Gesellschaft für Straßenunterhaltung (GfS) is a technical infrastructure service provider for federal highways, federal, state and district roads. Founded in 1996, the company is also active in the field of day-to-day securing of construction sites. GfS will continue to be managed by the current managing directors.
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