Orrick advised GENUI, an investment company focused on sustainable growth, on its investment in Mindcurv, a European market leader in digital transformation. GENUI acquires a stake in Mindcurv together with the technology-oriented investment company PRIMEPULSE.
The goal of the partnership is to significantly broaden the customer offering and play an active role in the ongoing market consolidation. The closing of the transaction is subject to regulatory approvals.
Headquartered in Hamburg, GENUI is a company established by a group of entrepreneurs and investment experts that exclusively makes long-term investments in companies with the aim of enabling sustainable growth and providing a value-add to society.
Headquartered in Essen, Mindcurv is a solution expert for highly scalable digital commerce solutions with around 235 employees in Germany, Spain, the Netherlands and India. Mindcurv supports medium-sized and large companies in their digital transformation.
GENUI was advised by an Orrick team lead by Munich-based M&A and private equity partner Thomas Schmid, who regularly advises on technology transactions. He was supported by partners Stefan Schultes-Schnitzlein (tax, Düsseldorf), Christian Schröder (data privacy IT/IP, Düsseldorf), André Zimmermann (employment, Düsseldorf), managing associates Adrian Dengler, Verena Schwarz (both M&A and private equity, Munich) and Louisa Kallhoff (employment, Düsseldorf), as well as associates Marianna Karapetyan (employment, Düsseldorf), Dennis Schmidt (data privacy IT/IP, Düsseldorf) and Julius H. Schradin (antitrust, Düsseldorf).