Gleiss Lutz advises Lindsay Goldberg on sale of the Weener Plastic Packaging Group to 3i

Lindsay Goldberg has agreed to sell the Weener Plastic Packaging Group to 3i. The Weener Group designs and manufactures innovative plastic packaging solutions for the personal care and cosmetics, food and beverage, home care, chemicals as well as pharmaceuticals industries. The group has over 2,000 employees and operates 24 production locations across 15 countries with presence in Europe, North America as well as in emerging markets in South and Central America, Asia and Africa.    

The transaction is subject to clearance by the respective merger control authorities. The parties have agreed to keep the purchase price confidential.    

Lindsay Goldberg is a U.S. private equity fund that manages approx. USD 10 billion in assets. In Europe, Lindsay Goldberg is advised by Lindsay Goldberg Vogel.    

Lindsay Goldberg was advised by the following team of Gleiss Lutz lawyers: Dr. Fred Wendt, Dr. Urszula Nartowska (both partner, corporate/M&A, Hamburg, both lead), Dr. Johann Wagner (partner), Dr. Hendrik Marchal (both tax, Hamburg), Dr. Stefan Lingemann (partner, employment, Hamburg/Berlin), Dr. Iris Benedikt-Buckenleib (antitrust, Munich), Christian Zimmermann (corporate/M&A, Hamburg).