Deal announcement

goetzpartners advised on the sale of Oschatz Energy and Environment GmbH and Oschatz Bohemia

22. März 2023

goetzpartners advised on the sale of Oschatz Energy and Environment GmbH and Oschatz Bohemia s.r.o.

Oschatz Energy and Environment GmbH ("Oschatz"), a leading engineering specialist for incineration technologies, energy recovery and waste recycling in plant engineering filed for insolvency on October 5th, 2022. goetzpartners exclusively advised the creditors' committee and the insolvency administrator Dr. Frank Kebekus (Kebekus et Zimmermann) on the sale of Oschatz, via an asset deal to the newly founded Oschatz Power GmbH, a subsidiary of Deurotech Group. Another part of the advisory mandate was the sale of the Czech subsidiary Oschatz Bohemia s.r.o., by share deal to the existing management and Martin GmbH für Umwelt- und Energietechnik.

About Oschatz 
Oschatz Energy and Environment GmbH (“Oschatz”) founded in 1849 and headquartered in Essen (Germany), provides engineering of industrial boiler systems and waste heat boilers as well as engineering services for energy recovery and waste utilisation in chemical, metallurgy, environmental and energy industries and thermal treatment technologies. Oschatz operates through its headquarters in Essen (Germany) and its subsidiary in České Budějovice (Czech Republic).

About Kebekus et Zimmermann Rechtsanwälte 
Kebekus et Zimmermann Rechtsanwälte primarily act as insolvency administrators and trustees but also as legal advisers of companies in need of restructuring, of their executive organs or their very different stakeholders in connection with restructuring processes and insolvency proceedings.
In addition to insolvency administration and trusteeship in self-administration proceedings, one field of Kebekus et Zimmermann activities is the provision of support in complex restructuring processes in SMEs and also for national and international groups. The law firm Kebekus et Zimmermann has held an important position in the German restructuring and insolvency environment for years and once again was recently amongst the “Best Lawyers 2021“ selected by Handelsblatt, while Dr. Frank Kebekus was nominated “Attorney of the year 2021” in the field of restructuring and insolvency law.

Transaction team:

Dr. Jochen Vogel
Managing Director

Dr. Jan-Hendrik Röver
Managing Director

Matthias Volk

Simon Dornauer

Matthias Friedl, CFA