Willkie Advises Maxburg on the Acquisition of KGS Software

November 26, 2018

Maxburg acquired all shares of KGS.

The fund Maxburg Beteiligungen III GmbH & Co. KG advised by Maxburg Capital Partners, has acquired KGS Software Gesellschaft für Systemanalyse und Engineering GmbH & Co. KG and all shares of other companies of the group. The KGS Group develops and sells high-performance software archive systems for the long-term storage of data and documents, in particular for SAP system landscapes. In addition to the "KGS ContentServer4Storage" archive product, the product portfolio includes the "KGS Migration4ArchiveLink" migration tool and various other modules with additional functionality.

Willkie advised on all aspects of the transaction in Germany and USA, KNPZ Rechtsanwälte on IP issues and Latham & Watkins in relation to Tax/Structuring.

The Willkie team was led by partner Dr. Axel Wahl, and included partner Dr. Patrick Meiisel, national partner Dr. Christian Rolf and associates Martin Waśkowski and Dr. Manuel Köchel.