The economic landscape and working practices make this market totally atypical and complex, but the country still has a lot to offer. More than ten years after the arrival en masse of the British and American law firms, Germany is weighing its options and heading for greater stability.

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Leading global investment firm KKR has announced the opening of a new office in Frankfurt, its sixth European branch.

KKR Expands in Europe With New Frankfurt Office

Leading global investment firm KKR has announced the opening of a new office in Frankfurt, its sixth European branch.

29-01-2018

Siemens, Germany’s largest industrial manufacturing company and Alstom, the French high-speed train manufacturer, have agreed to merge rail operations in the face of increasing competition from China’s CRRC Corp. and become, in the words of Joe Kaeser, President and CEO of Siemens AG, “a new European champion” in the rail industry.

European industrial rivals agree to merge

Siemens, Germany’s largest industrial manufacturing company and Alstom, the French high-speed train manufacturer, have agreed to merge rail operations in the face of increasing competition from China’s CRRC Corp. and become, in the words of Joe Kaese...

03-10-2017

According to investment bank GCA Altium’s newly released MidCapMonitor report, in 2017 the German mid-cap LBO market crossed the 100 transactions threshold for the first time ever. Sixty-eight of the transactions were financed by banks and 32 by debt funds.

Another Record Year for the German Mid-cap LBO Market in 2017

According to investment bank GCA Altium’s newly released MidCapMonitor report, in 2017 the German mid-cap LBO market crossed the 100 transactions threshold for the first time ever. Sixty-eight of the transactions were financed by banks and 32 by debt...

26-01-2018

In 2013, Kai Engelhardt established a new corporate venture-capital unit within Mahle. The unit focuses on companies offering technology which either strengthens Mahle’s core business or enables new opportunities within the automotive sector outside of their main current areas of activity.

Kai Engelhardt (Mahle): "We do not consider financial results a primary aim in the short term"

In 2013, Kai Engelhardt established a new corporate venture-capital unit within Mahle. The unit focuses on companies offering technology which either strengthens Mahle’s core business or enables new opportunities within the automotive sector outside...

15-11-2017

Since becoming CEO in 2003, Daniel Hager has not only more than doubled the group's turnover in a slow growing industry (electrical installation manufacturing), but also dynamized its culture and prepared a traditional family business for tomorrow's challenges. In this exclusive interview with Leaders League, he reveals the ingredients of his success.

Daniel Hager: “Leadership is part of our strategic operational plan to achieve our ambitions”

Since becoming CEO in 2003, Daniel Hager has not only more than doubled the group's turnover in a slow growing industry (electrical installation manufacturing), but also dynamized its culture and prepared a traditional family business for tomorrow's...

30-11-2017