June 6, 2019

Willkie advised Maxburg on the transaction.

The fund Maxburg Beteiligungen III GmbH & Co. KG, advised by Maxburg Capital Partners, partnered with the existing shareholders of STARFACE GmbH to support the company on its path of sustainable growth with an investment in STARFACE.

STARFACE is a provider of IP-telephony and communication solutions based in Karlsruhe. The technology company has established itself as an innovative leader in the dynamic market for IP-telephony since its establishment in 2005. STARFACE offers small and medium-sized enterprises cloud and on-premise solutions on a unified platform as well as the option to seamlessly switch between solutions. The products are distributed through a network of more than 1,200 partners and can be individually adapted to the needs of the end customer.

The Willkie team was led by partner Dr. Axel Wahl, and included partner Susanne Zuehlke, national partner Dr. Bettina Bokeloh, as well as associates Ilie Manole, Andreas Sandberger and Martin Waśkowski.