Recent transactions

Recent work of tkslegal Berlin includes the following:


Logo: Amala

Advice to Amala Investment Partners LLC, Atlanta in the acquisition of the business Amala from it’s parent company Primavera Life GmbH, which is distributing natural cosmetics and essential oils worldwide, such as PRIMAVERA, a market leading brand for organic essential oils. Amala itself is a natural cosmetics brand within the premium luxury skin care market, distributed in exclusive spas and retailers.

Logo: Step Kids Education GmbH

Advice to German Kindergarten services provider Step Kids Education GmbH, running an expanding number of daycare facilities in North Rhine-Westphalia and Brandenburg, on its divestment to north European market leader in educational services, AcadeMedia.

Logo: Erwin Hymer Group

Advice to Erwin Hymer Group, a leading global manufacturer of motorhomes and caravans, on various projects including the acquisition in February 2016 of the Canadian company Roadtrek Motorhomes, Inc. and its US subsidiary with an annual turnover of €86 million, the acquisition of its Nordic distribution company CARAVAN NORD ApS with businesses in Norway, Sweden and Denmark in May 2016 as well as the acquistion of the Explorer Group with 400 employees in Newcastle, UK in February 2017.

Logo: Assa Abloy Deutschland GmbH

Thomas is Chairman of the Board of Assa Abloy Deutschland GmbH, the German subsidiary of the world leader in door opening solutions, listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange.

Logo: ctec

Advisor to a Finnish engineering- and IT-service provider in the purchase of TGB GmbH from Siemens Group, transaction volume of approximately €10 million.

Logo: Diaverum

For Diaverum, one of the world's leading renal care providers Thomas has advised on the purchase and performance of the German dialysis clinic Alter Teichweg in Hamburg, transaction volume over €30 million.

Diaverum Botschaft Capital Club

TKS hosted former British Secretary of Health Alan Milburn and Diaverum CEO Dag Andersson on a high-flyer panel discussion on Value-Based Health Care at the Embassy of the Nordic States in Berlin, 10 September 2014.

Logo: Kungsleden

Thomas has advised the Swedish publicly-listed real estate group in the acquisition and development of their German nursing home portfolio amounting to approximately €180 million, including the divestment of various single nursing homes. He also advised in the divestment of a commercial warehouse with a volume of about €8 million.

Logo: Nobel Education Network

Thomas has assisted the international private school provider in the acquisition of various private schools in Portugal, Turkey, Austria and other countries.

Logo: Step Kids Education GmbH

Advice to German Kindergarten services provider Step Kids Education GmbH on Kindergarten projects, corporate governance questions and general corporate advice, including the establishment of subsidiaries.

Logo: Residenz Gruppe Bremen

Advice to a German real estate developer in the purchase of 9 nursing homes, transaction volume of €70 million.