McDermott Advises Main Capital on the Acquisition of a Majority Stake in Buchner & Partner - McDermott Will & Emery

McDermott Advises Main Capital on the Acquisition of a Majority Stake in Buchner & Partner


Munich, January 25, 2024 – McDermott Will & Emery has advised Main Capital Partners on the acquisition of a majority stake in software provider Buchner & Partner GmbH.

The management team around company founder Ralf Buchner continues to hold a significant minority stake in the company and will work closely together with Main Capital Partners in the next growth phase.

Founded in Kiel, Germany, in 1991, Buchner & Partner GmbH develops software solutions for practice management, primarily for patient and prescription management, invoicing and personnel management. With approx. 160 employees, the company serves around 45,000 physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, podiatrists and other medical professionals.

Main Capital Partners is a leading software investor with over €2.2 billion in assets under management and an active portfolio of more than 40 software companies in the DACH region, the Benelux and Nordic countries and the USA.

McDermott Will & Emery regularly acts as advisor to Main Capital Partners in transactions.

The McDermott team was led by partner Hanno M. Witt (Private Equity, Munich) and comprised partners Dustin Schwerdtfeger (Corporate Finance, Düsseldorf), Deniz Tschammler (Commercial/Regulatory, Frankfurt), Christian Rolf (Frankfurt), Thomas Gennert, Gudrun Germakowski (both Düsseldorf; all Employment) and Christian Masch (IP/IT, Munich), counsel Christian Marzlin (Private Equity, Frankfurt), Marcus Fischer (Tax, Frankfurt), Claus Färber (IP/IT, Munich) as well as associates Nicole Kaps, Berfin Sahin (both Private Equity, Munich), Matthias M. Bosbach, Romy Lanz (both Finance, Düsseldorf), Simon Apelojg (IP/IT, Munich), Lukas Deutzmann (Cologne/Düsseldorf), Ilva Woeste (Frankfurt; both Employment), Dr. Lea Hachmeister (Healthcare/Regulatory, Frankfurt).