The owners of Chirurgisch-Orthopädische Fachklinik Lorsch GmbH & Co. KG (“FK Lorsch”) have entered into an agreement with Schön Holding GmbH & Co. KG (“Schön”) to sell 100 % of the shares of FK Lorsch. Closing took place on 03 January 2014. PwC ran a competitive auction process which lasted less than three months.
FK Lorsch is a specialized clinic for orthopedics and endoprosthetics close to Mannheim, Heidelberg and Darmstadt. FK Lorsch provides inpatient services in a 90 bed hospital as well as inpatient care services.
Schön is parent company of a privately owned German hospital provider with 16 clinics and sales of app. EUR 600m in 2012. Schön Klinik focuses mainly on inpatient services in orthopaedics, neurology or psychosomatics.
The PwC M&A team in Germany acted as exclusive financial adviser to the owners of Chirurgisch-Orthopädische Fachklinik Lorsch GmbH & Co. KG.
PwC employs nearly 1,000 M&A professionals all over the world, realizing approximately 300 successful transactions per year. We specialize in a wide range of independent M&A services including advice on acquisitions and disposals, mergers and public takeovers as well as structured financing.
The PwC deal team consisted of Alexander von Friesen (Partner) and Kai Drigalla (Senior Manager).
For more information please contact Alexander von Friesen on +49 69 9585-5487.
Partner, Co-Head Mergers & Acquisitions: Automobilindustrie, Industrielle Produktion
Tel.: +49 69 9585-5667
Dr. Alexander von Friesen
Partner, Co-Head Mergers & Acquisitions: Gesundheitswesen, Handel und Konsumgüter
Tel.: +49 69 9585-5487