Leading global law firm Mayer Brown advised EXEL Industries S.A. on the acquisition of HOLMER Group. The agreement was submitted to the German Antitrust Authorities.

The HOLMER Group with 380 employees is working in the field of sugar beet harvesters. The company is active in all beet production basins worldwide.

EXEL Industries is a French public company with around 3,200 employees in 25 countries, specialized in precision spraying technology for agriculture.

The Mayer Brown team working on the deal included Christof Gaudig (Lead, Corporate, Düsseldorf), Dr. Rainer Markfort (Insolvency, Düsseldorf) as well as Jens Peter Schmidt (Antitrust, Brussels).