Marvin Aideyan advises companies and technology start-ups comprehensively on corporate law matters, in relation to M&A, private equity investments, venture capital investments and ESG.

His practice focuses on providing ongoing advice to national and international clients in connection with corporate governance and stock corporation law, liability, and structural measures as well as complex (cross-border) transactions.

In addition, Marvin Aideyan assists his clients with sustainability reporting and ESG issues, including European CSRD.

Prior to joining Orrick, he worked as a research assistant and trainee lawyer for a leading German law firm and a leading global chemical company.

    • Vantage Towers: Advising German Vantage Towers AG on a multi-billion Euro infrastructure deal with Vodafone, KKR and Global Infrastructure Partners.
    • PayPal Ventures: Advising PayPal Ventures on leading the €22 million Series B financing round of (NX Technologies GmbH), the Cologne-based FinTech that is revolutionizing the auto industry with its digital payment management platform.
    • BMW iVentures: Advising on the investment in the €15 million financing round of DeepDrive, a German automotive company.
    • New Day Diagnostics: Advising the US company, a leading provider of early cancer diagnostics, on its asset purchase agreement with Epigenomics AG.
    • FormFactor Inc.: Advising FormFactor, Inc. on the $100 million sale of its German subsidiary FRT GmbH.
    • Nexa3D: Advising the international market leader for ultra-fast 3D printing on the acquisition of Essentium.
    • Scor: Advising on the EUR 13 million financing of Finanzguru, a German company.
    In addition, Marvin Aideyan has advised national and international clients on the following matters:
    • Start-ups: Advising various German start-ups from the technology sector (communications software, fintech, electromobility, infrastructure) on their multi-million-euro financing rounds and employee stock ownership plans (VSOP / ESOP).
    • M&A: Advising a French building materials company on the acquisition of a German supplier company; advising a German electronics supplier on the merger of its subsidiaries; advising an international asset manager on the acquisition of a majority stake in the capital of an independent investment company.
    • Corporate law advice: Advising a German and internationally active IT company on corporate law, including capital increases, preparation of general meetings and the appointment and dismissal of supervisory board members; formation of a shelf company for a foreign investor.
    • ESG: Advising various US and German companies on their sustainability strategy and ESG requirements and reporting obligations under the European Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive (CSRD).