Berthold Mueller

BNP Paribas Corporate Finance
Head of Industrials Investment Banking

• Advisor to Atlantik S.A. for the reverse merger of Pfleiderer Germany with listed polish entity Grajewo and associated rights issue
• Advisor to 3i for the acquisition of Eurodiesel N.V. Belgium (2015)
• Advisor to Siemens on the sale of their 50% stake in Bosch-Siemens Hausgeraete to Rob. Bosch for 3.25 bn Euro (2014)
• Advisor to Siemens in the joint acquisition, together with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, of Alstom S.A. (EV 14.5bn, pending) (2014)
• Advisor to Shanghai Prime Machinery Corporation (PMC) in the acquisition of Nedschroef (NL) for €325m (2014)
• Advisor to Siemens in the proposed acquisition of Alstom (failed, 2014)
• Advisor to Triton Private Equity on the acquisition of Seves S.A (pending 2014)
• Advisor to Lixil (Japan) for the acquisition of Friedrich Grohe for €3.1bn (2014)
• Advisor to OEP for the acquisition of a 29.9% stake in Engineering Ingegneria Informatica (Italy) for €150m (2013)
• Advisor to Fives for its investment in MAG US (2013) for US$220m (2013)
• Acquisition of Anvis (Japan) by Tokai Rubber for €200m (2013)
• Sale of Pergo AB by Pfleiderer to Mohawk (US) for US$150m (2013)
• Acquisition of Real Eastern Europe by Auchan for €1.1bn (2013)
• Advisor to the management of Fives S.A. (Engineering and plant construction/nuclear equipment) in the management buy-out leading to full control over their company) for €850m (2012)
• Advisor to EQT for the sale of Leybold Optics to Bühler Group for €200m (2012)
• Advisor to AXA Infrastructure Fund for the acquisition of a 23.5% stake in Enovos from ArcelorMittal for €330m (2012)
• Dual Track / Initial Public Offering of SHW AG (2012)
• Advisor to OM Group for the acquisition of Vacuumschmelze from One Equity Partners for US$1.0bn (2011)
• Advisor to Amerigon on €120m public takeover of W.E.T.
Automotive AG (2011)
• Dual Track / Initial Public Offering of Austria Metall AG (2011)
• Advisor to Bitburger Braugruppe for the acquisition of a 34.8% stake in Dürr Dental from the Dürr family (2010)
• Advisor to Axel Springer for the take-over of Seloger.com (2010)
• Advisor to BASF for the acquisition of Cognis for €3.1bn (2010)
• Advisor to Alcatel-Lucent for the sale of Dunkermotoren to Triton for €150m (2009)
• Advisors to Pelikan for the acquisition of a 66% stake in Herlitz from Advent International and a subsequent public tender offer for the remaining shares of Herlitz (2009)
• Advisory to HeidelbergCement for a € 4.43 bn capital increase and placement of old shares of VEM and others (2009)
• Advisor to Joh. A. Benckiser SE for the acquisition of Bally AG for €350m (2008)
• Advisor to 3i for the acquisition of Druckchemie (2008)
• Advisor to Axel Springer for the acquisition of a stake of 41.4 % and the subsequent public tender offer for the remaining shares of aufeminin.com (2008)
• Advisor to Dubai International Capital for the acquisition of Mauser from One Equity Partners for €850m (2007)
• Acquisition of Lurgi AG and Lurgi PSI Inc. from GEA Group by Air Liquide for €550m (2007)
• Advisor to HeidelbergCement for the sale of its stake in Vicat for €1.7bn (2006)
• Advisors to AGF for the public tender offer by Allianz for all outstanding shares (2006)
• Advisor to Röchling family in the disposal of a controlling stake in Rheinmetall AG for €560m (2005)
• Advisor to the shareholders of Heim&Haus for the disposal to DBAG (2005)
• Advisors to Bandai for the public tender offer for all outstanding shares of Zapf Creation (2005)
• Advisor to GBL for the sale of its 25,01% stake on Bertelsmann to the Mohn family (2005)
• Advisor to the Monforts von Hobe family for the sale of A. Monforts Textilmaschinen Group (incl. its 50% stake in the Chinese joint venture Monfongs) to L. Possehl (2005)