GHR Rechtsanwälte advises OPP Beteiligungen AG on the sale of Accuratech Group


OPP Beteiligungen AG, a company with its domicile in Burgdorf, specializing in the acquisition, development and management of SMEs in the broader MEM sector, has sold its Accuratech-Group to the Swedish Sandvik Group. The Accuratech Group develops and produces fine wires and tubes for the medical technology sector. The group includes Accuratech AG, Burgdorf, Polyfil AG, Zug, Galvarex SA, St Imier and Polyflex s.r.l., Calimera (Italy).

Sandvik is a global listed company with 37,000 employees and group sales of app. CHF 10 billion. The Accuratech Group will be independently managed within the Medical Unit of Sandvik.

GHR Rechtsanwälte acted as lead counsel for the legal and tax matters of the seller. Gerhard Roth led the transaction together with colleagues Stephan A. Hofer and Jil Suter.