Osborne Clarke has advised the owners of Medical IT company, Rein Medical on its sale to Japanese group, JVCKENWOOD.

Headquartered in Mönchengladbach and with subsidiaries in Switzerland and Spain, Rein Medical realizes holistic IT solutions for clinics and medical practices. The company is one of the leading providers of diagnostic and viewing systems in Germany and Europe, and also provides clinic-wide image and video management solutions. Under the new owner, Rein Medical is looking to grow particularly in Japan and the US.

JVCKENWOOD is a leader in the development and production of technically sophisticated audio, video, and wireless communication solutions. The company has around 18.000 staff and generated annual sales of about € 2,3 billion.

An Osborne Clarke team led by Dr Björn Hürten advised the owners of Rein Medical comprehensively on this transaction. The team included Dr Philipp Reeb (Corporate), Joachim Breithaupt, Dr Jens Kleinert, Dr Ulrike Bär, Florian Merkle, Nico Schley, Martin Zindler (all Tax), Katharina Müller, Alexander Schlicht (both Employment), Konstantin Ewald, Felix Hilgert, Judith Hoffmann (all IT law), Dr Sebastian Hack, Ghazale Mandegarian-Fricke (both Competition), Antje Günther and Mark Gebauer (both Banking).

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