Osborne Clarke Netherlands has advised Marel on their acquisition of Sleegers Techniek, a Dutch company that offers specialised solutions for the food processing industry.
Marel and Sleegers Techniek will build on Sleegers Techniek’s technical expertise and market knowledge in the case-ready and prepared foods, while leveraging Marel’s digital platforms and global reach in sales and aftermarket services for future growth.
Marel’s strong global reach can provide Sleegers Techniek access to markets which have previously been difficult for them to reach, and Marel's digital platform can further accelerate Sleegers Techniek's digital journey.
The team at Osborne Clarke was led by Herke van Hulst and included Wouter Kok, Nick Staes, Job van der Pol, Cees Graafland, Coen Barneveld Binkhuysen, Jori Kreule, Romy van Limpt, Sophie den Held, Wyke Schilstra, Berend Zwart, Cars-Jan van Gool.
Osborne Clarke’s corporate team is considered a go-to practice for many companies in the technology sector, working with global businesses to fast-growth market challengers. The team advises at every stage of company development across all corporate issues, from equity and debt fundraisings to M&A, IPOs and JVs.